Jakob is a user on niu.moe. You can follow them or interact with them if you have an account anywhere in the fediverse.

Jakob @jakob@niu.moe

Jakob boosted

@jakob One more thing. Ghostscript fails on a few unprocessed PDFs as it expects valid input. I found pdftk to make for a good preprocessor (it fixes errors, but doesn't go all the way):

pdftk input.pdf output output.pdf

Jakob boosted

"A malicious DHCP server, or an attacker on the local network able to spoof DHCP responses, could use this flaw to execute arbitrary commands with root privileges on systems using NetworkManager which is configured to obtain network configuration using the DHCP protocol."

Jakob boosted

@jakob I've come up with an ingenious way to save your server's drives from overflowing:

gs -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -dBATCH -dNOPAUSE -dQUIET -sOutputFile=out.pdf in.pdf

With this you can remove all attachments except text and images. I've confirmed that the remaining size is mostly images by running `pdfimages -all in.pdf /tmp/out`. I think I'll make me an `unbloatpdf` alias or something.

Also I have enough space to mirror PoC||GTFO now

Server's back up. Not in full, just gopher and sshd, but those are the important ones

We're getting there. This is still the same atrocious color scheme I was using for my i3 rice, so I might end up changing that

Prom was at the aquarium tonight

Compiled the latest Firefox without GCC segfaulting B)

Experimenting with dwm this time instead of i3 so I'm redoing my rice. I also think I'll move to some shell that isn't bash, maybe dash or mksh

University issued me an email address today but I can't log into it from mutt, it only lets me log in from webmail

Gentoo is pretty fun so far

I was getting a kernel panic upon booting last night but today it just werks. I don't think I did anything between then and now

Jakob boosted

Hard drives giving me trouble. fsck this

Considering switching to from Arch to see what it's like without poetteringware. Any advice for a new user?

I really don't want to take exams on Monday..

Phone interview with the FSF soon. Fingers crossed that they give me an internship 🤞

Jakob boosted

them: there is no more knights in XXIst century.


Typos in textbooks make me cringe, especially obvious mathematical errors

Jakob boosted
BTW, if you're interested in working on pleroma (or a migration tool) please visit #pleroma on freenode and take a look at git.pleroma.social so we can coordinate and help you. Any help is very welcome!