DJGPP, the Free Software DOS development environment, has a 2019 version of G++ (9.x).

I don't know how to feel about this. :blobcatfearful:

me: i can't have adhd, i'm not hyperactive
also me: *paces around the apartment while using two fidget toys at the same time to try to focus*

loud sounds and flashing lights (fireworks) starting a few seconds into the video clip 

this is a very satisfying game with reasonable amounts of fireworks :D

Nowadays if a featureless black rectangular slab was discovered buried on the moon we'd probably just assume it was an ad for the new iPhone

and instead of doing something fun or watching youtube or playing games or something i’m just alternating between pacing up and down my hallway and lying in my bed

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i’ve been trying to go outside for the past…3-4 hours, but i can’t find my executive function

times when i am expected to be at work: 9am-6pm
times when friends are available for things: 5pm-1am
times when my brain kinda works: 12am-7am

someone please help me schedule my day, my body is crumbling

covid (-) 

for those not in ireland, with the exception of a 3 week break in december we haven't been allowed to leave home for non-essential purposes or exercise within 5km of home since 16 October

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I was tired of still being tired all the time halfway into my week off, so decided to replace napping with Beat Saber.

Then got a bit excited about new maps and did a second burst of it.

So that's two hours of aerobics (and two showers) after...far too much 🥔 . I'll try not to have a heart attack.

Combined with having to do some history editing to work around problems with DOS/UNIX line endings, execute bits, and the git classic "I'm not going to point out you forgot to add that new file two commits ago", this sure took a few hours.

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In the process of adding a link to this to my website, I discover Ubuntu have updated Ruby to a version that breaks the version of Jekyll they ship.

Sigh. This is why I lean so hard toward rolling all the generative stuff myself (like that mutator) with ad-hoc Perl scripts. At least C/C++/Perl-era languages are really resistant to making breaking changes. :blobcatglaredrink:

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Dug out an ancient mutator I wrote that had been languishing on a few hard drives, and probably long lost on the University CompSci department shared install...
github.com/LionsPhil/ut2004mod

Dear ...why *does* the default XFCE spin have four different things fighting to control keyboard layout, not counting dpkg-reconfigure keyboard-configuration?

Also yes I know it's February.

I'm not even the only one around here still trying to fight off the gloom with increasingly unseasonable xmas lights (respect to the homeless tent on the canal with some clipped up), so cozy avatar remains.

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