@href hi, wanted to ask something,
is your system actively checking for .well-known/host-meta ?
Cause I see a lot of 404's on my main domain trying to get /api instead of getting it from my mastodon instance hostname, which it should get from the host-meta

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question, in satellite qso logging, and you can log a single frequency, do you log uplink freq or downlink freq?
and for SWL, how would they log it?

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Linus Torvalds: Git is a distributed version control system, which means even if you lose a remote, you still have your local copy, so your code is safe, unlike centralized VCSes.

Developer Community: wut?

Microsoft: Hmm. How about you use our Visual Studio Online and push it to GitHub, both hosted on our computers, so that you don't have a local copy?

Developer Community: Yaay! Such innovation! Very cloud! Much wow! 🎉

Trump: Thou shall not use US services.

Developers: Where's my code? 😭

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spent the better part of the day theming my phone's home screen...

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This is an #N8VEM #sbc v2. It's an #homebrewcomputer board based on the #eurocard bus and #z80. I built a few of these, but this was given to me years "almost" complete, albeit suffering from constant crashes.
This evening I debugged it and ended up removing the DS1302 clock IC... An unexpected culprit.

Time to order a replacement.

2019, and I had to just reboot my central heater, cause it lost the datalink with the thermostat.. oh boy what a time to be alive..

*** YOTA Press Release ***
"December YOTA Month activity - DYM 2019"

Feel free to translate and use the text for any of your magazines, homepages or similar. 😁

BECAUSE WE KNOW, THAT THERE'S YOUTH IN HAMRADIO!

ham-yota.com/dym2019/

This is how you package something when you send it back to your supplier, for once a customer does this (usually people just put things loose in a box.. and arrives damaged, cause you know.. these boxes get thrown from time to time)

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For others that might be interested:

"AO-7 became non-operational in mid 1981 due to battery failure . In 2002 one of the shorted batteries became an open circuilt and now the spacecraft is able to run off solar panels. For this reason it is not usable in eclipse and may not be able to supply enough power to the transmitter to keep from frequency modulating the signal. When continuously illuminated, the mode will alternate between A and B every 24 hours.

In a few days the satellite will be entering and prolonged period of continuous illumination, from about 9-Oct to 2-Dec.

@Shufei

#hamradio #amateurradio #satellite #AO-7

Our local UPS guys have this electric cargo bike, which is cool

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