lightning node information
i've had to shut down all channels to my old lightning node due to a database inconsistency, if you want, you can connect to the new one:
TIL GNOME has hidden key shortcuts that you can only disable through dconf-editor
PSA: do not upgrade #Librem #PureOS for now if you're using the rolling release (Byzantium), this will break the display manager
i've added SHA256 and AES engine drivers to my rust SDK for K210 RISC-V SoC
#ubuntu's upgrade process is pretty robust: while upgrading an old, overheating laptop from 19.10 to 20.04 it rebooted three times and every time it at least wasn't bricked enough to be able to continue the update process—eventually it finished—phew 😂
Starting in a bit less than 2 hours, today’s Bitcoin Core PR Review Club is on two small commits from @pwuille's Taproot PR. @jnewbery hosts. Notes and questions are on the website.
this PR is a great example of the extensive detective work that goes into ensuring that a build system produces deterministic binaries 😅
iFixit is crowdsourcing repair information for hospital equipment
Translations for the upcoming 0.20 release have opened, please help with localization of Bitcoin Core in your language:
Seems I haven't recovered my follows from x0f.org accounts yet since the glitch from some time ago 😢. I suspect mine's not the only bitcoinhackers.org account this has happened to?
@orionwl would you mind boosting this so people on your instance can re-follow any bitcoinhackers they are interested in?
Every time I make an on-chain payment to a merchant I'm reminded of how problematic the UI is for payments that can take 20-60 seconds to even be *recognized*, let alone confirmed. Different web interfaces work differently but it's never actually intuitive.
All the people for the last two years who actually said they doubt Lightning will work *because it's a complex user experience*, just left me 🤦♂️
One by one, the stars went out.
"You know what's annoying?" he said.
"With the world ending? No, what?"
"That until it does, life goes on."
"Is that bad?"
"No, but... I still have to cook dinner, and wipe the kids' noses, and..."
They sat silent.
"Love your dumplings, tho."
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