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  • Making a USB stick bootable

    • Unsolved, presently has a basic workaround for the problem I had, which was booting a linux distribution now inaccessible because it's on a secondary hard drive that wasn't booting properly. There's more to do.
  • Greasemonkey script for URL rewriting was made earlier.

    • My goal was to Wikipedia with Infogalactic. It's not solved the way I want, but it'll do for now.



(on Infogalactic)

Yet another "everything" wiki, starting from fork of Wikipedia (Mediawiki)

Just as exists for their biblical worldview, Infogalactic exists to separate itself from Wikipedia's increasingly-disturbing ideologies and general untrustworthiness.

  • 2017-01-21 -- Since President of the United States was not updated, this project is being abandoned.

    • It's obvious this is an under-loved project, and I'm not willing to take it on to keep it updated.
  • 2016-10-24 -- I migrated this website's use of Wikipedia links to Infogalactic links.

    • Yes, it was really that trivial. I planned ahead for this.

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Google > Chrome >
Software > Web browsers >

(on Wikipedia)

Brave is a web browser that uses components from Chrome to build a more security-conscious browser which also has an alternate advertising mechanism with revenue sharing.

Like Chrome, it's missing fundamental things.

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  • git > GitHub > GitHub will go down in flames

    • It's sad to see entryism into the programming world, but it's been a long-time coming and enough good people already know about it that I'm more exasperated than panicked. I'll be setting up shop elsewhere, and I won't be surprised at all to see a lot of extremely prominent projects and people pick up roots and walk away with neither noise nor discussion.


  • Porteus continues to be a live project and has been updated a few times recently.