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Saturday 24th October, 2020 #

  • I was hoping to add a few more audio recordings to the podcast feed today, now that I’m in iTunes, but I can’t upload any files to the internet archive (where I am hosting the files), I’ve tried 3 or 4 different internet connections today, and none of my uploads complete :(
  • Introducing the npm public roadmap and a new feedback process - This seems like a good move, I previously opened some bug reports on the npm project and it felt more difficult than it needed to be, had to open a separate account on their website and never got much feedback, so it’s good to see all these public roadmap git repos
  • RSS feeds for your Github releases, tags and activity - Cool that there are repo RSS feeds, it would be awesome though if there was a feed for issues & PRs, which there doesn’t appear to be
  • Differences Between MacOS and Linux Scripting - There are quite a lot of differences between the two platform when it comes to scripting, this article does a good job of highlighting some of the differences you are likely to encounter
  • DevOps best practices Q&A - Automated deployments at GitHub
  • YouTube-dl has received a DMCA takedown from RIAA - I’ve used youtube-dl a lot over the years, as far as I know pretty much always for non copyright infringing use cases, so it’s really sad to see this great cli tool get taken down