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Now that macOS 11 is out, it’s finally time to update to macOS 10.15, right?
(Also ‚hacked‘ Catalina, since this is a MacBook5,2)

TIL about : a hashing algorithm intended for large (video) files, as it only reads the first 64k and the last 64k of a file to generate the checksum.

I had to re-solder a wire to my ws2812b, so this time I also added some hot glue to the strip.
Let’s see if that works out.

I just read that is closing finally? 😢
Good thing I made a 18GB export "back then" (2016).

TIL: In Firefox dom.event.clipboardevents.enabled can be used to prevent websites from blocking your paste (e.g. for a login form).


Hey Linux folks, I need a recommendation.
I’m looking for a CLI tool for encrypted containers, that I can then sync with multiple clients (via syncthing).

The tool/crypto should have been audited and a additional macOS implementation would be great.

Right now I’m looking at something like gocryptfs (, but other ideas are welcome!

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