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Hacker Public Radio
by lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx takes a look at the importance of genre in storytelling. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2718 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2718/hpr2718_source.flac Many people see genres as being largely interchangeable, but are they really? Why can some stories only be told in a particular genre? When are genre stories truly alike? And when are setting, character, and plot more important than genre? Lostnbronx takes a quick, rambling look at this...
Topics: stories, storytelling, genre, lostnbronx
Hacker Public Radio
by Dave Morriss
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Summary: Arrays in Bash (part 3) Series: Bash Scripting Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2729 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2729/hpr2729_source.flac Bash Tips - 18 (Extra auxiliary Bash tips) Arrays in Bash This is the third of a small group of shows on the subject of arrays in Bash. It is also the eighteenth show in the Bash Tips sub-series. In the last show we looked at ways of accessing elements with negative indices and how to concatenate arrays. We then...
Topics: Bash, array, indexed array, associative array, parameter expansion
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: An intro to more of my legacy audio equipment. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2737 I've had this Pioneer RT-707 reel-to-reel tape deck for something like 10 years, but only recently started using it with enthusiasm. In this episode I talk about the tape deck, about the technology, and about my memories of using this kind of audio tape as a kid. I demonstrate playback of one of my parents' mix tapes, and I also used this machine to record the last few minutes of the...
Topics: audio, vintage audio, stereo components, audio tape, recording
Hacker Public Radio
by Andrew Conway
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Summary: I got an new, old computer for Christmas - an Acorn BBC microcomputer model B. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2731 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2731/hpr2731_source.flac For Christmas 2018 Santa – well, Mrs mcnalu – gave me a BBC Model B which was my first computer back in the early 1980s. This request was heavily implied in TuxJam 70 - Gift for Geeks . I can highly recommend the seller who, as you will hear, was extremely helpful when this 36 year...
Topics: retro, BBC, 8bit, assembler
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: tuturto talks about the game they're writing in Haskell and convoluted news system they made. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2733 Intro News and notifications are used in the game to let the players know something noteworthy has happened. It could be discovery of a new planet or construction project finally finishing. All relevant information in the news is hyperlinked. If news mentions a planet, player can click the link and view current information of that planet....
Topics: haskell, yesod
Hacker Public Radio
by lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx looks at why you might choose specific settings for your tales. Series: Random Elements of Storytelling Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2753 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2753/hpr2753_source.flac How does setting interact with plot or character? Why would you choose one type of setting over another? And how do certain specific settings become intrinsic aspects of the story itself? Lostnbronx takes a breezy, mostly incoherent stab at this...
Topics: stories, storytelling, setting, lostnbronx
Hacker Public Radio
by aldenp
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Summary: A summary of the things I like about CJDNS and Yggdrasil, and the places I think they could improve. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2774 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2774/hpr2774_source.mp3 This is my first time doing this sort of thing, so I’m sorry if it’s not very good. https://github.com/cjdelisle/cjdns/ https://yggdrasil-network.github.io/
Topics: CJDNS, Yggdrasil
Hacker Public Radio
by lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx looks back at his early gaming days. Series: Tabletop Gaming Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2762 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2762/hpr2762_source.flac I got into Dungeons & Dragons back in the 1970s. This is my memory of that time and that gaming group, and especially, of the guy who taught me how to play.
Topics: gaming, D&D, lostnbronx
Hacker Public Radio
by Tony Hughes AKA TonyH1212
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Summary: More about the software I use regularly on Linux Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2746 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2746/hpr2746_source.flac Good day to all in HPR land, this is Tony Hughes coming to you from Blackpool in the UK again. This is a second instalment about some of the software I use on Linux Mint 19.1, on a regular basis. So without further ado lets get on with the show. USB Image writer VirtualBox – Virtualisation software to virtualise...
Topics: Linux Mint 19.1, utilities
Hacker Public Radio
by brian
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Summary: checking your oil may not be so simple Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2747 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2747/hpr2747_source.flac a 914 shows up… it has a 911 engine… i check the oil… the car lives…
Topic: automotive
Hacker Public Radio
by JWP
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Summary: A topic from the Open Networking conference in Amsterdam Series: Networking Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2760 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2760/hpr2760_source.wav A short basic info about VNF https://searchsdn.techtarget.com/definition/virtual-network-functions
Topics: Virtual network function, VNF, network functions virtualization, NFV
Hacker Public Radio
by klaatu
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Summary: Klaatu reviews the various commands used to enumerate drives on Linux Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2766 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2766/hpr2766_source.flac The old way: $ ls /dev/sd* Another old way: $ fdisk --list An old way to see what you just plugged in: $ sudo dmesg | tail Some new tricks: $ lsblk NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT sda 8:0 0 2.7T 0 disk ├─sda1 8:1 0 23.3G 0 part └─sda2 8:2 0 2.7T 0 part sdb 8:16 0 3.9G 0 disk sdc...
Topics: fdisk, dmesg, lsblk, udisks
Hacker Public Radio
by klaatu
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Summary: Is it possible to generate a unique password for every site? Klaatu tries. Series: Information Underground Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2764 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2764/hpr2764_source.flac Here is a bash script to generate an org-mode word list matrix. It requires at least one file ending in .list to be used as a source of words or strings. #!/bin/bash if [ -z $1 ]; then DEST=matrix.org else DEST=$1 fi cat >> "${DEST}" tmp ||...
Topics: password, security, algorithm, puzzle, cipher
Hacker Public Radio
by Ahuka
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Summary: Part three of my list of subscribed channels Series: YouTube Subscriptions Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2765 I am subscribed to a number of YouTube channels, and I am sharing them with you Jennie Breeden - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMwWHArL7o7n-So1r-T_u3w Kate Techtonics - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4uxJvPa2nGe1ItPJsz2ORg Lydian Collective - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGFAwyexOW5Vi24zvYOSc-A Metropole Orkest -...
Topics: YouTube, Channels, Subscriptions
Hacker Public Radio
by Jon Kulp
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Summary: I talk about the Yamaha Disklavier DKC500RW that's in my office at work Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2784 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2784/hpr2784_source.flac In this episode I talk about the Yamaha Disklavier DKC500RW that's in my office at work. This is a very high-tech player piano and one of the coolest pieces of music gear I've ever seen. Photo Album (click image) Links Website showing how to determine which model disklavier you have:...
Topics: Music, Piano, Keyboard, Musical Instruments, Player Pianos, Recording Devices
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Summary: How I built my self-enclosed Nextcloud server using a single board computer and a RAID enclosure Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2780 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2780/hpr2780_source.mp3 I explain the build process for my home Nextcloud server using a single board computer and a 4 bay RAID enclosure. This is part 1 of a 3 part series. My parts list for the server build: Rockpro64 https://www.pine64.org/?product=rockpro64-4gb-single-board-computer eMMC...
Topics: nextcloud, single board computers, home server, sbc, arm
Hacker Public Radio
by aldenp
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Summary: Replacing the web with new, decentralized protocols Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2779 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2779/hpr2779_source.ogg Some ramblings about how we might replace HTTP with more robust, decentralized protocols. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/InterPlanetary_File_System https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypertext_Transfer_Protocol
Topics: HTTP, IPFS, torrents
Hacker Public Radio
by Honkeymagoo
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Summary: The HPR community comes together to say happy new year and chat Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2830 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2830/hpr2830_source.ogg Hacker Public Radio New Years Show episode 1 Welcome to the 7th Annual Hacker Public Radio show. It is December the 31st 2018 and the time is 10 hundred hours UTC. Ken introduces the New year show, gives some history and thanks Kevin Wisher and HonkeyMagoo for organising this. Wondering where Klaatu...
Topics: hpr nye, new years eve, community
Hacker Public Radio
by Yannick
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Summary: In this episode, Yannick talks with Robbie Ferguson about the Nagios Enterprise Monitoring System Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2831 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2831/hpr2831_source.mp3 When it comes to monitoring your network, and the machines on it, you have a lot of options. But, let’s face it : none of those are easy to implement, and configuring a monitoring tool, whether it’s an open-source or a proprietary one, is often...
Topics: nagios, network, monitoring, opensource, singleboardcomputer, sbc, raspberrypi, odroid
Hacker Public Radio
by knightwise
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Summary: Knightwise wonders if we should let go of the linux desktop environments and focus on cross-platform Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2813 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2813/hpr2813_source.aiff Knightwise wonders if we should let go of the linux desktop environments and focus on cross-platform applications instead. Please bring your torches and pitchforks.
Topics: linux, desktop, rant
Hacker Public Radio
by Dave Morriss
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Summary: Redirection of input and output - part 1 Series: Learning Awk Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2816 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2816/hpr2816_source.flac Introduction This is the fourteenth episode of the “ Learning Awk ” series which is being produced by b-yeezi and myself. In this episode and the next I want to start looking at redirection within Awk programs. I had originally intended to cover the subject in one episode, but there is just too...
Topics: Awk utility, Awk Language, gawk, redirection
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: IRS Credit Freezes and Junk Mail Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2796 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2796/hpr2796_source.mp3 Links https://darknetdiaries.com/episode/26/ https://clark.com/personal-finance-credit/credit-freeze-and-thaw-guide/ https://clark.com/personal-finance-credit/free-credit-freezes/ https://clark.com/consumer-issues-id-theft/opting-out-of-assorted-junk-mailings/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zWVoyrzqRbU DROP HOE!
Topics: IRS, Credit Freeze, Junk Mail, hacking
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: clacke discovers bash's coproc keyword and explains some toy examples Series: Bash Scripting Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2793 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2793/hpr2793_source.flac If you want the full manuscript, that’s at gitlab: hpr2793_bash_coproc_manuscript.adoc . It’s almost a transcript, but I added spontaneous commentary while reading the examples, so that’s not in the manuscript. Episode errata: Command substitution with $() is...
Topics: bash, coproc, subshell
Hacker Public Radio
by Brian in Ohio
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Summary: turn an arduino nano into a programmer Series: Arduino and related devices Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2799 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2799/hpr2799_source.flac intro 1.1 brian in ohio 1.2 out from under my rock motivation 2.1 ken fallon bootloader episode hpr 2660 burned many bootloaders used usbtiny programmer putting together a programmer would be a good learning experience 2.2 still use arduino easy to check out a new piece of hardware boards...
Topics: Arduino, ArduinoISP
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: I cover the Automatic Tuning unit on my Kenwood TS940S, re comment from HPR2668 Series: HAM radio, QSK Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2867 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2867/hpr2867_source.flac In this episode I let you hear the operation of my Kenwood TS940S automatic tuning unit. It had been a while since I’d last transmitted and I was a bit nervous that it might not even work – apparently it still does. Link to my original show that had a...
Topics: Amateur, Radio, Ham
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: How to create Bitcorn collectibles: tokens issued on Bitcoin blockchain, used in Bitcorn Farms game Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2857 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2857/hpr2857_source.flac Bitcorn is an idle farming game created with and played using Bitcoin tokens using the CounterParty protocol. I’ll walk you through how it all works, how to get started and what all that means. In this episode we’ll walk through the basics of creating and...
Topics: bitcorn, bitcoin, collectibles
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: This episode badly covers the console audio player moc. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2879 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2879/hpr2879_source.flac In this series I cover how I listen to podcasts and how the process has change over the years. This episode badly covers the console audio player moc . Link to HPR 2112 (Home Server) episode mentioned in this podcast http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2112 My first MP3 player was a Jelly Bean shaped MP3...
Topics: Audio, Podcasts, Linux, Ncurses
Hacker Public Radio
by Ahuka
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Summary: We've developed the standards to judge, so now let's do an example! Series: Health and Healthcare Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2880 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2880/hpr2880_source.flac We take the ideas we have developed over the previous episodes and use them to evaluate a a study I found online. These are things anyone can do with just a little work on Google, and the payoff is to have a good idea of whether or not you are looking at a quality...
Topics: Health, Medicine, Evidence, Science, Studies
Hacker Public Radio
by Gabriel Evenfire
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Summary: In this episode I discuss commands to filter and/or extract packets from a packet trace file. Series: Networking Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2885 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2885/hpr2885_source.flac In this episode we'll talk about filtering and dissecting packet traces and streams and introduce diffing. Remember that most tools have very flexible options for a variety of use cases. So check their manpages. Each man page also has multiple examples...
Topics: networking, command-line, tools
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: How will quantum computing affect the security of encryption? Series: Privacy and Security Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2860 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2860/hpr2860_source.flac The Quantum Computer is supposed to be a game changer that renders encryption useless. But is this true? We look at how quantum computing will affect encryption going forward, and show that we are already working on quantum-resistant encryption. Links:...
Topics: Encryption, Quantum Computing
Hacker Public Radio
by Christopher M. Hobbs
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Summary: A response to the request for "how i got into linux" and a little of my history with Linux/BSD Series: How I Found Linux Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2841 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2841/hpr2841_source.wav Basically what it says on the tin. Most distros I mention can be easily searched for. I meander through a discussion of how I got into Linux and where I am with it now.
Topics: linux, intro, story, discourse, bsd
Hacker Public Radio
by tuturto
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Summary: tuturto talks how to generate random numbers (and other values) in Haskell Series: Haskell Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2848 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2848/hpr2848_source.flac There’s lots of random and similar sounding words in this episode. I hope you can still follow what I’m trying to explain, but I’m aware that it might be hard. Haskell functions are pure, meaning that they will always produce same values for same set of arguments....
Topics: haskel, random numbers
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Summary: In this episode I cover the 1st add-on board I purchased for one of my raspberry pi's Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2901 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2901/hpr2901_source.flac In this series I cover how I listen to podcasts and how the process has changed over the years. In this episode I cover the 1st add-on board I purchased for one of my raspberry pi’s I then go on to explain what I do with it. Raspberry pi...
Topics: Audio, Podcasts, Linux, Command Line, hardware, electronics, Raspberry Pi
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: A general overview of the Orange PI Zero LTS Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2896 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2896/hpr2896_source.mp3 A general overview of the Orange PI Zero LTS version http://www.orangepi.org/orangepizerolts/ https://www.geeky-gadgets.com/raspberry-pi-alternative-12-08-2019/ This is the one I really liked https://www.cnx-software.com/2019/07/31/buy-orange-pi-zero-lts-sbc/ This is were the software is https://www.armbian.org
Topics: Raspberry PI, OrangePI, Armbian, Hobby Computing, VNC
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: tuturto talks about one of the most important Finnish board game ever Series: Tabletop Gaming Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2843 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2843/hpr2843_source.flac For more information about the game and history behind it, have a look at the following links: Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afrikan_t%C3%A4hti Board Game Geek: https://www.boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/5130/afrikan-tahti
Topics: finnish, childhood favourite
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: Telling a story? want a reaction? USE THE FORMULA Series: Information Underground Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2732 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2732/hpr2732_source.flac Storytelling has had a formula for yearsAndYears. Some people speak of it in disdain ("it was too formulaïc") and others (creative writing and intro film teachers, mostly) praise it. Everybody else (us) is a sucker for it. Here is the literal formula, in pseudo code: {A}...
Topics: story, character, plot, writing
Hacker Public Radio
by Tony Hughes AKA TonyH1212
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Summary: just a short show on the applications I use on my Linux Mint Box Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2738 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2738/hpr2738_source.flac Hi again, this is Tony Hughes from Blackpool in the UK. Ken is still short of shows so here is another quick show to help out with the queue. This one is going to be about the applications I use on my Linux Mint 19.1 install. I’ve been using Linux for over 10 years now and during that time have...
Topic: productivity software
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: How Raid 6 works Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2722 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2722/hpr2722_source.ogg Raid 6 is a take of raid 5 but with support for 2 drive protection.
Topic: Raid6
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: Lostnbronx looks at unreliable narrators and narrative techniques in stories. Series: Random Elements of Storytelling Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2728 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2728/hpr2728_source.flac In some stories, the narrator or dominating character can’t be trusted by the audience, creating opportunities for various storytelling effects. What makes for an unreliable narrator? What are some of the strengths and weaknesses of this...
Topics: stories, storytelling, narration, lostnbronx
Hacker Public Radio
by Dave Morriss
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Summary: Deleting arrays; positional and special parameters in Bash Series: Bash Scripting Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2756 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2756/hpr2756_source.flac Tidying loose ends (Some collateral Bash tips) Deleting arrays I forgot to cover one thing on my list when doing the last show: I forgot to explain how to delete arrays and array elements. I’ll cover that topic in this episode. Positional and Special parameters I have also avoided...
Topics: Bash, array, delete, positional parameters
Hacker Public Radio
by klaatu
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Summary: Confused about SPF? Klaatu was. Here's Deepgeek's explanation. Series: Information Underground Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2763 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2763/hpr2763_source.flac Klaatu reads a phlog (gopher) post by Deepgeek explaining the practical uses of SPF records.
Topics: email, spf, mx, postfix, smtp
Hacker Public Radio
by Yannick the french guy from Switzerland
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Summary: In this episode, Yannick does a quick review of Pop OS 18.10 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2740 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2740/hpr2740_source.mp3 This episode is a re-edition of the review of Pop_OS! I did for TuxJam back in December 2018. Pop_OS! is published by System76 .
Topics: linux, distro, distribution, pop_os, system76, ubuntu
Hacker Public Radio
by HPR Volunteers
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Summary: HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in February 2019 Series: HPR Community News Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2761 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2761/hpr2761_source.wav New hosts There were no new hosts this month. Last Month's Shows Id Day Date Title Host 2740 Fri 2019-02-01 Pop!_OS 18.10 (quick) review Yannick the french guy from Switzerland 2741 Mon 2019-02-04 HPR Community News for January 2019 HPR Volunteers 2742 Tue...
Topic: Community News
Hacker Public Radio
by JWP
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Summary: A short talk on telco networking standards Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2785 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2785/hpr2785_source.wav https://blog.advaoptical.com/en/what-is-universal-cpe https://www.audiocodes.com/solutions-products/solutions/network-function-virtualization-nfv/universal-cpe-ucpe https://netmanias.com/en/post/blog/12703/sdn-nfv-ucpe/what-is-universal-cpe-updated-at-may-2018...
Topics: Network Function Virtualization, NFV, Universal customer premises equipment, uCPE
Hacker Public Radio
by Tony Hughes AKA TonyH1212
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Summary: A short show about some of my YouTube channels inspired by Ahuka Series: YouTube Subscriptions Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2786 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2786/hpr2786_source.flac Hallo HPR listeners this is Tony Hughes again coming from Blackpool in the UK. Recently Ahuka started a series on the YouTube channels that he subscribes to and this seems like a good topic to share some of my favourite YouTube channels. This time I’ll share some of...
Topics: Linux, Computers, YouTube, Gaming, Electronics, Audacity
Hacker Public Radio
by klaatu
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Summary: Ways to feed the gaming impulse, even when you can't game Series: Tabletop Gaming Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2782 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2782/hpr2782_source.flac Shownotes are on mixedsignals.ml
Topics: rpg, dm, gm, game master, dungeon master, dnd
Hacker Public Radio
by Yannick
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Summary: In this episode, Yannick talks with Wendy Hill about her use of opensource software in her job Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2836 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2836/hpr2836_source.mp3 Wendy Hill is a photographer. And by that, I don’t mean she takes pictures of her kids on Sundays at the baseball game. Although, if she was to do that, it would probably turn out to be great pictures. No, Wendy is a professional photographer, and to...
Topics: opensource, photography, lubuntu, darktable, rapidphotodownloader, displaycal, gimp
Hacker Public Radio
by Yannick the french guy from Switzerland
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Summary: In this episode, Yannick talks with Martin Wimpress about the Ubuntu MATE project Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2794 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2794/hpr2794_source.mp3 Ubuntu, MATE. Two words which, taken separately, refer to great products. On one side, Ubuntu, one of the most popular, if not the most popular, linux distribution. On the other side, the MATE desktop environment, also very popular. One person took those two...
Topics: ubuntu, mate, ubuntu mate, martin wimpress, raspberry pi, desktop environment, linux
Hacker Public Radio
by Ken Fallon
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Summary: A supplementary show to Jeroens episode 2792 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2825 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2825/hpr2825_source.wav A supplementary show to Jeroens episode HPR2792 :: Playing around with text to speech synthesis on Linux . I found two addional options. The first is mimic # dnf info mimic Summary : Mycroft's TTS engine URL : https://mimic.mycroft.ai/ License : BSD Description : Mimic is a fast, lightweight Text-to-speech engine...
Topics: gTTS, Mimic, tts
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Summary: I interviewed some of the exhibitors at the recent vcfe.org event in Munich, Germany. Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2821 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2821/hpr2821_source.flac I visited the vcfe.org event in Munich, Germany. Below you will find some urls for the projects that I came across. Steckschwein 6502 computer: https://steckschwein.de/ Siemens Simatic S5 PLC: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simatic_S5_PLC CP/M operating system:...
Topics: vcfe, vintage, computers, exhibition, munich, germany
Hacker Public Radio
by HPR Volunteers
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Summary: HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in April 2019 Series: HPR Community News Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2806 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2806/hpr2806_source.flac New hosts There were no new hosts this month. Last Month's Shows Id Day Date Title Host 2781 Mon 2019-04-01 HPR Community News for March 2019 HPR Volunteers 2782 Tue 2019-04-02 Never stop gaming klaatu 2783 Wed 2019-04-03 The Windows "Shutdown.exe"...
Topic: Community News
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: In this episode, I discuss how to deal with fix-width field text files using Awk Series: Learning Awk Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2804 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2804/hpr2804_source.flac Basic usage Use the FIELDWIDTHS = "n1 n2 n3 ..." annotation in the BEGIN section of an awk command to specify the widths of the fields. For instance, the following file has widths of 20, 10, and 12 characters. NAME STATE TELEPHONE John Smith WA...
Topics: bash, linux, cli, commandline, awk
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Summary: We bring you the first episode of the new Creative Commons show the Distrohoppers Digest Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2839 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2839/hpr2839_source.flac This is a sample episode of the new Creative Commons tech podcast. It's brought to us by Moss and our own Tony Hughes . From the blurb: We are two Blokes who love Linux and trying out new stuff, we thought it would be interesting to share our experience of trying new Linux...
Topics: Distrohoppers Digest, mintCast, linux, bsd
Hacker Public Radio
by Honkeymagoo
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Summary: The HPR community comes together to say happy new year and chat Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2855 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2855/hpr2855_source.ogg Hacker Public Radio New Years Show episode 6 Welcome to the 7th Annual Hacker Public Radio New Years Show. 2018-2019 The Makerz Podcast https://podnutz.com/category/themakerz/ Tronxy X1 https://all3dp.com/1/tronxy-x1-3d-printer-review/ SBC talk Apple Talk Linux on mobile more 3d printing talk...
Topics: HPR new years show, new years, community
Hacker Public Radio
by Ahuka
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Summary: What NIST suggests as a framework to improve security at the Enterprise level Series: Privacy and Security Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2850 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2850/hpr2850_source.flac The National Institute of Standards and Technology of the US Government issued the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, which has recommendations for private companies and mandates for U.S. Government agencies. For people who work in information security in an...
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Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: I talk about repairing a 1997 handheld cassette recorder and demonstrate its use. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2874 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2874/hpr2874_source.flac I found a pretty cool little handheld cassette recorder at Salvation Army Thrift Store for 99 cents yesterday. It was non-functioning. I was able to get it working again by 1. cleaning corrosion from battery compartment; 2. replacing the nasty gooey belt; 3. repairing the battery...
Topics: Recording, Audio, Tape, Cassette, Recording Devices, Tape Speeds, Electronics, Repair
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: I demonstrate the use of a vintage home studio device Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2884 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2884/hpr2884_source.mp3 I discuss and demonstrate the latest retro gadget I found at the flea market last weekend, a TASCAM Porta 02 MiniStudio 4-Track Cassette Recorder. It was in a bin full of junk—filthy, lacking its power supply, and I got it for only $5. I hacked a power supply, disassembled it completely, washed everything...
Topics: Multi-Track Recording, Recording Devices, Home Recording Studios, Cassette Tapes, Vintage Recording
Hacker Public Radio
by tuturto
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Summary: tuturto talks about one of their favourite features in Haskell Series: Haskell Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2888 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2888/hpr2888_source.flac Pattern matching is one of those features of Haskell that immediately got me interested as it reduces amount of branching inside of functions I write. Basic idea is that if value constructors are for making data, pattern matching is for taking it apart. First example is a function that...
Topic: pattern matching
Hacker Public Radio
by Ahuka
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Summary: Penguicon 2019 took place on May 3-5, 2018 in Southfield, Michigan Series: Penguicon Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2890 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2890/hpr2890_source.flac Penguicon 2019 is a combined technology and science fiction convention in Southfield, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit, and presents over 500 hours of programming over the entire weekend. Of this, around 100 hours are open source, tech-related. In this episode I tell you about my...
Topics: Penguicon, Open Source, Convention
Hacker Public Radio
by klaatu
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Summary: Quick tip on how to shorten an URL without a silly SaaS Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2904 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2904/hpr2904_source.flac Make a directory to house your shortened URLs. $ ssh example.com mkdir public_html/u On demand, create a subdirectory for the shortened URL you want to create. $ ssh example.com mkdir public_html/u/hpr Create an HTTP redirect in an index.html file. $ ssh example.com echo ""Shortened URL""...
Topics: html, url shortner
Hacker Public Radio
by Dave Morriss
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Summary: Some suggestions on how to improve a Bash script Series: Bash Scripting Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2736 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2736/hpr2736_source.flac Introduction On January 4 th 2019 Ken Fallon did a great show entitled hpr2720 :: Download youtube channels using the rss feeds where he presented a Bash script called youtube-rss.bash for managing YouTube downloads through RSS feeds. Ken said he welcomed constructive feedback ☺ When I see...
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Hacker Public Radio
by Dave Morriss
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Summary: Arrays in Bash (part 2) Series: Bash Scripting Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2719 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2719/hpr2719_source.flac Bash Tips - 17 (Additional auxiliary Bash tips) Arrays in Bash This is the second of a small group of shows on the subject of arrays in Bash. It is also the seventeenth show in the Bash Tips sub-series. In the last show we saw the two types of arrays, and learned about the multiple ways of creating them and...
Topics: Bash, array, indexed array, associative array
Hacker Public Radio
by Ken Fallon
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Summary: Automating the steps needed to get images formatted for VCard import into Android phones Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2730 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2730/hpr2730_source.wav I have had problems importing vcards onto my Android phone. After a lot of troubleshooting, I tracked it down to embedded images in the card. The PHOTO;VALUE field to be precise. Some images worked and some didn't, and looking at the properties some that worked were larger...
Topics: GraphicsMagick, ImageMagick, VCard, Android, LinageOS
Hacker Public Radio
by Dave Morriss
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Summary: Misunderstandings about English grammar, spelling, punctuation, etc. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2751 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2751/hpr2751_source.flac Battling with English - part 3 Some word confusions In this episode, the third of this series, I’m looking at some words that are sometimes used in the wrong places, often being confused one with another. These words are often particularly difficult to differentiate by people for whom English...
Topics: grammar, spelling, punctuation, word misuse, English
Hacker Public Radio
by klaatu
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Summary: Klaatu explains how to DM an RPG, and Lostnbronx demonstrates, step by step, how to build a dungeon Series: Tabletop Gaming Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2757 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2757/hpr2757_source.ogg Klaatu I've gotten a lot of great feedback on the Interface Zero play-through and the episode about getting started with RPGs I did with Lostnbronx. People have told me that one of the biggest blockers to getting started is knowing what to do...
Topics: rpg, dm, gm, game master, dungeon master, dnd
Hacker Public Radio
by Ahuka
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Summary: Part two of my list of subscribed channels Series: YouTube Subscriptions Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2755 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2755/hpr2755_source.flac I am subscribed to a number of YouTube channels, and I am sharing them with you Anthony Robustelli - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxgAH7EcmKhC9bLm7xQ971g Apple Scruff Radio - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGAFIXNYCwA7mJWMY5zFxzw Arthur C Clarke Center for Human Imagination -...
Topics: YouTube, Channels, Subscriptions
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Summary: I disassemble and clean the pots on my Peavey Bandit 65 to fix static in the knobs. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2759 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2759/hpr2759_source.flac Since my daughter has been learning a bit of guitar in the last several months, I've actually gotten my old electric guitar and amplifier back out again after many years in the closet. The amp is a Peavey Bandit 65, which was a an affordable solid-state workhorse kind of amp back...
Topics: Guitars, electronics, amplifiers, maintenance, repair
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Summary: Discussion on installing new Calcium battery into older vehicle and resulting maintenance issues. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2773 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2773/hpr2773_source.ogg Although Lead/Acid batteries are old tech, the use of Calcium as an alloy metal has been a more modern development. Unfortunately many people do not realize this causes an incompatibility with older vehicles due to charging voltage. This episode discusses the use of...
Topics: automotive, battery, maintenance, charger
Hacker Public Radio
by HPR Volunteers
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Summary: Yannick Dave and Ken talk about shows released and comments posted in January 2019 Series: HPR Community News Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2741 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2741/hpr2741_source.wav New hosts There were no new hosts this month. Last Month's Shows Id Day Date Title Host 2717 Tue 2019-01-01 Mobile Device Security Edward Miro / c1ph0r 2718 Wed 2019-01-02 Genre In Storytelling lostnbronx 2719 Thu 2019-01-03 Bash Tips - 17 Dave Morriss...
Topic: Community News
Hacker Public Radio
by Ahuka
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Summary: Part one of my list of subscribed channels Series: YouTube Subscriptions Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2745 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2745/hpr2745_source.flac I am subscribed to a number of YouTube channels, and I am sharing them with you Deep Look - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-3SbfTPJsL8fJAPKiVqBLg Axanar - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxRrQIpejUXUi8i4mAbzSlg Lawrence Systems - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHkYOD-3fZbuGhwsADBd9ZQ...
Topics: YouTube, Channels, Subscriptions
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: A tutorial on how to read and generate djvu files Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2767 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2767/hpr2767_source.ogg DjVu is a digital document format with advanced compression technology. DjVu allows for the distribution of very high resolution images of scanned documents, digital documents, and photographs. DjVu viewers are available for the web browser (search for djvujs in Firefox for an extension), the desktop ( Evince ,...
Topics: pdf, ebook, bloat, djvu
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: NYbill reviews, yet another, inexpensive multimeter. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2769 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2769/hpr2769_source.flac NYbill does yet another inexpensive multimeter review. This time the AstroAI WH5000A. (Its time for a multimeter intervention!) The meter: https://www.astroai.com/portfolio-items/astroai-digital-multimeter-trms-6000-counts-multimeters/ Pics for the episode:...
Topics: multimeter, electronics, test equipment, hardware review
Hacker Public Radio
by HPR Volunteers
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Summary: HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in March 2019 Series: HPR Community News Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2781 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2781/hpr2781_source.wav New hosts Welcome to our new hosts: Floyd C Poynter , aldenp , minnix . Last Month's Shows Id Day Date Title Host 2760 Fri 2019-03-01 What is VNF JWP 2761 Mon 2019-03-04 HPR Community News for February 2019 HPR Volunteers 2762 Tue 2019-03-05 What You Really Are...
Topic: Community News
Hacker Public Radio
by Claudio Miranda
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Summary: A rundown of the Windows "shutdown.exe" command. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2783 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2783/hpr2783_source.flac Shutdown.exe Introduced in Windows 2000 as a way to shutdown the PC via the command prompt. Included in all versions since Windows 2000 all the way to Windows 10 and Windows Server 2019. ReactOS, the open source binary-compatible clone of Windows, also includes the shutdown.exe command and the commands...
Topics: shutdown, windows, commandprompt, cmd
Hacker Public Radio
by tuturto
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Summary: tuturto describes some loop-like constructs in Haskell Series: Haskell Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2788 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2788/hpr2788_source.flac Haskell is functional language where data is immutable. This means that regular for-loops don’t really exist. Looping however is very common pattern in programs in general. Here are some patterns how to do that in Haskell. Recursion Calculating Fibonacci numbers is common example (sort of...
Topics: haskell, programming
Hacker Public Radio
by tuturto
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Summary: tuturto tries to answer Beeza's question on why would someone want to use Haskell Series: Haskell Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2838 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2838/hpr2838_source.flac I got really good comment on episode 2778 - Functor and applicative in Haskell from Beeza that I’m including below: I’ve been writing software for over 30 years but I find the syntax of Haskell anything but intuitive - in fact less so than any other programming...
Topics: haskell, response
Hacker Public Radio
by Ken Fallon
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Summary: Ken fixes an Android Firewalled Wi-Fi connection that reports no Internet and won’t connect Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2810 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2810/hpr2810_source.flac Background You're running a firewall on your work and home networks right, so of course you're running one on your Smart Phone. Given this device holds more information about you than you probably know yourself, it would be only prudent to make sure that you are...
Topics: Android, fdroid, lineageos, AFWall+, Wi-Fi, wpa_supplicant.conf, termux
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: A discussion about CPU's and our future with them, where are we going? Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2814 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2814/hpr2814_source.ogg I discuss the entire Spectre and Meltdown issues and where we might go post an Intel world. My objective is to encourage others to leave Speculative processing backed by management engine based chips. SCATTER HUMANS!!! WE MUST LEAVE!!!!
Topic: SCATTER HUMANS!!!
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: tuturto gives overview of simulation in their 4x game Series: Haskell Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2797 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2797/hpr2797_source.flac So far we have been concentrating on separate pieces of the game. Now it’s time to put some of them together as a simulation. Overview of simulation Simulation is done in discrete steps. Each step is roughly 1 earth month (completely arbitrary decision). Shorter than that and there might not...
Topics: haskell, persistent
Hacker Public Radio
by klaatu
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Summary: A review of a 20-year old, GNU Free Documentation Licensed, RPG about post-apocalyptic turmoil Series: Tabletop Gaming Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2795 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2795/hpr2795_source.ogg Full shownotes are on mixedsignals.ml You can download Klaatu's update revision of the game materials here: https://mixedsignals.ml/download/deadearth-bundle-gfdl.7z
Topics: RPG, Tabletop Game, Dead Earth
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: Introducing and examining a new and elegant permissive software license. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2809 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2809/hpr2809_source.flac The Blue Oak Model License 1.0.0 was just released this month. In this episode I read the license, explain where it sits in among other software licenses, and enumerate some of the problems it purports to solve. I’m no legal expert, so take all of this as sort of a rough introduction to...
Topics: legal, licensing
Hacker Public Radio
by clacke
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Summary: It seems life goes faster and faster and then turns around and goes slower and slower Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2802 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2802/hpr2802_source.flac At 40, I’m at the middle of the mean life expectancy in most parts of the world. What’s happened so far, and where do I go from here? I look at my life’s past in increasingly smaller chunks of years, and then at my life’s future in increasingly larger chunks of years,...
Topics: life, kids, work, medicine, future
Hacker Public Radio
by NYbill
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Summary: NYbill talks about setting up a guitar. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2801 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2801/hpr2801_source.flac NYbill talks about setting up a guitar. Pics for the episode: http://media.gunmonkeynet.net/u/nybill/collection/guitar-set-up/
Topics: Guitar, DIY
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: A lesson on dynamic scope vs lexical scope Series: Bash Scripting Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2807 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2807/hpr2807_source.flac https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scope_%28computer_science%29 In hpr2739 , Dave talked briefly about local variables. But what are they? In most modern languages, especially in compiled languages, "local" means that the value of a variable cannot be directly known, by looking up the name,...
Topics: bash, perl, scope, dynamic scope, lexical scope
Hacker Public Radio
by lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx takes a stab at explaining why the pace of your story matters. Series: Random Elements of Storytelling Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2789 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2789/hpr2789_source.flac Some stories, that are otherwise cookie-cutter in form, possessing familiar situations and clichéd characters, seem to nonetheless stand out. Other tales that might have great ideas, intriguing plots, and vivid characters, seem to hit the ground with...
Topics: stories, storytelling, pacing, lostnbronx
Hacker Public Radio
by mightbemike
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Summary: Survey of Bitcoin: blockchains, blocks, transactions, miners, PoW, hashing, addresses, wallets Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2866 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2866/hpr2866_source.flac This is a broad introduction to Bitcoin from a technical perspective. We do not talk about finance or economics, and we don’t compare distributed ledger technologies. We’re not addressing exchanges, layer 2 technologies, mainstream adoption, etc. We’re also going...
Topics: bitcoin, blockchain, cryptocurrency
Hacker Public Radio
by Windigo
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Summary: A favorite recipe, dictated while it is cooked. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2876 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2876/hpr2876_source.flac This recipe has been heavily adapted from one I received from Hello Fresh - credit where credit's due! Ingredients: 1 lb (500g) Sausage (chicken or pork works) 1 ½ cups (192g) Orzo 2 tbsp (40g) Butter Olive oil Zucchini Shallot 1 - 2 tbsp (20-40g) Italian Seasoning Pepper 2 cups (475ml) water 1 tsp (4g) stock...
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Summary: tuturto talks about modeling vehicle designer for their space game Series: Haskell Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2858 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2858/hpr2858_source.flac This episode is about modeling vehicle designer that can be used to design all kinds of vehicles available in the game. It relates to episode about performing research . Major parts Two major parts about vehicle designer are components and chassis. Components are modular pieces of...
Topic: haskell
Hacker Public Radio
by Gabriel Evenfire
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Summary: In this episode I review some basic commands for manipulating packet captures Series: Networking Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2882 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2882/hpr2882_source.flac Background It's been about 6 years since I talked about my project ONICS in HPR 1350 ONICS stands for Open Network Inpection Command Suite I created ONICS as because I thought it would be neat to have a suite of tools that could manipulate packets on the command line...
Topics: networking, command-line, tools
Hacker Public Radio
by lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx and friends playtest a new, original RPG system. Series: Tabletop Gaming Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2887 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2887/hpr2887_source.flac This episode begins a limited series covering the first playtest of a new role-playing game, based upon my Stardrifter series of books and short stories. The series is composed of two playtest sessions, held earlier this year. They were recorded and chopped into manageable bites,...
Topics: rpg, gaming, stardrifter, game construction, playtest
Hacker Public Radio
by operat0r
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Summary: Thoughts around IT and Information Security Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2886 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2886/hpr2886_source.mp3 In todays show, operat0r shares his personal thoughts around information security and getting into the field. He also talks about ways to get support from your local community.
Topics: information security, careers
Hacker Public Radio
by Jeroen Baten
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Summary: Just some random thoughts on some random youtube channels Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2865 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2865/hpr2865_source.flac The Late Show with Stephen Colbert ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMtFAi84ehTSYSE9XoHefig ) CuriousMarc Apollo AGC Part 1: Restoring the computer that put man on the Moon ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2KSahAoOLdU ) Virtual AGC — AGS — LVDC — Gemini ( https://github.com/virtualagc/virtualagc )...
Topics: apollo, agc, youtube
Hacker Public Radio
by Tony Hughes AKA TonyH1212
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Summary: This is a short update show on what I carry in my Geek Bag Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2842 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2842/hpr2842_source.flac Hello HPR land, this is Tony Hughes again coming to you from Blackpool in the UK. During my last episode, which was my 50th for HPR, I realized that my ‘Bag’ has changed considerably since recording my episode hpr2065 about it back in July 2016. So this is an update on what I currently carry in my...
Topics: Linux, PC's, Laptops, Geek Bag
Hacker Public Radio
by Honkeymagoo
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Summary: The HPR community comes together to say happy new year and chat Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2840 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2840/hpr2840_source.ogg Hacker Public Radio New Years Show episode 3 Welcome to the 7th Annual Hacker Public Radio New Years Show. 2018-2019 Gaming PC vs Console Steam https://store.steampowered.com/ Gaming on Linux with Proton https://steamcommunity.com/games/221410/announcements/detail/1696055855739350561 Good ol Games...
Topics: HPR new years show, new years, community
Hacker Public Radio
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Summary: turning a couple of old bikes into a long wheel base recumbent Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2869 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2869/hpr2869_source.flac recycled recumbent https://sites.google.com/site/recycledrecumbents/home wisil recumbent http://www.wisil.recumbents.com/home/ hpr 1282 http://www.hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=1282 cj hoyle https://www.youtube.com/user/cjhoyle toledo bike http://www.toledobikes.org/
Topics: bicycle, recumbent, recycle
Hacker Public Radio
by tuturto
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Summary: tuturto explains how to serialize custom data with Persistent Series: Haskell Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2868 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2868/hpr2868_source.flac Podcast episode is about two things, serializing custom data with Persistent and IsString typeclass. I’m using Persistent in conjunction with Yesod (web framework). Process in short is that data is defined in /config/models file that is used in compile time to generate data type...
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Summary: The HPR community comes together to say happy new year and chat Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2849 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2849/hpr2849_source.ogg Hacker Public Radio New Years Show episode 5 Welcome to the 7th Annual Hacker Public Radio New Years Show. 2018-2019 Sans Holiday Hack Challenge https://www.holidayhackchallenge.com/2018/ Hack The Box https://www.hackthebox.eu/ Over the Wire http://overthewire.org/wargames/ Under the Wire...
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Summary: HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in June 2019 Series: HPR Community News Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2846 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2846/hpr2846_source.wav New hosts Welcome to our new host: Shannon Wright . Last Month's Shows Id Day Date Title Host 2826 Mon 2019-06-03 HPR Community News for May 2019 HPR Volunteers 2827 Tue 2019-06-04 Unscripted ramblings from my garage about my first CTF event Christopher M. Hobbs...
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Summary: A thought experiment in whether reducing runtime dependencies can improve security and how to do it. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2863 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2863/hpr2863_source.flac Before the days of the PC, application architectures were often very simple - being little more than the executable itself and any input files. The constraints of the early PC’s very limited resources required new architectures to make the most of those...
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Summary: Lostnbronx examines stories as both art and products. Series: Random Elements of Storytelling Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2862 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2862/hpr2862_source.flac In this final episode of "Random Elements of Storytelling", Lostnbronx looks at the question of art vs. commerce. When is a story a product? When is it a work of passion? Can it be both? In a era of interactive storytelling, what is the difference between a...
Topics: stories, storytelling, art, commerce, lostnbronx