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andrew lee just seized over 700 channels on freenode because they mentioned libera.chat in their topic.

This includes projects like openbsd, wikimedia, FOSDEM, etc.

archive.is/uHw1g shows 720 channels that match what is being checked.

here's an example log: gist.github.com/pushcx/ab2a1d5

boost this if you care about foss in any way.

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Explained the concept of a DMZ to a junior team member today. Used the Zoom whiteboard and drew two countries with mutual/opposing borders. He got it right away.

What are concepts that you find yourself explaining to others? What cool analogies do you use?

Do you believe that there are more medical terms (patient zero) than military terms (DMZ) being used in ?

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Just got my second jab of COVID vax. Arm is already sore... Small price to pay to be COVID free

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Putting a pi-hole into my home network was such a great idea!

Didn't think about DNS caching before. Also allows you to very easily put in your own hostname resolutions - So convenient!

Hey IOC Mastodon users, been lurking for a bit and thought I would try my hand at this thing. Currently a Technical Support Engineer but my schooling was in Network Security. Here are some of my interests.







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Remember, there is a generation that don't see nothing wrong here.

Boost if you get it ;)

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