Heeeeey, you can pay very little to get a bundle of unix-related O'Reilly books: https://www.humblebundle.com/books/unix-book-bundle
The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch: as good as it is reputed to be. Recommended.
@ParadoxMirror I found an uncorrected proof in a second-hand bookshop. Did not buy book 2 in case it sucked. Filled with deepest regret. :(
@froztbyte It is good and you should read it. It's a fantasy heist novel set in a Renaissance Venice expy. A bit tropey, but a lot of fun.
@rgaiacs Awesome. Thanks! :D
Does your GTK theme look weird in Firefox in Ubuntu 16.10? This is probably why: https://bug623317.bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1266914
Mostly CT tech/data peeps: who can help a UCT researcher organise and analyse gigs of heterogenous govt data? Advice, tools, etc.. Ping me.
Looks like another nail in LiveJournal's coffin: https://www.metafilter.com/164293/LiveJournal-represents-social-media-without-borders