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# run this to follow @johanbove in the app
twtxt follow johanbove https://johanbove.info/twtxt.txt
[4 weeks ago]
Can I rely on IPFS mirrors only yet for serving my personal static website? Probably only when you're a popular IPFS oriented site.
[5 weeks ago]
Waar een wil is, is een weg.
[1.4 months ago]
Why do I keep writing simple English words like change or chance and save or safe, and live or life wrong?
[1.4 months ago]
What am I doing and why am I doing it, I have no idea. Today is one of those days.
[1.4 months ago]
Was feeling a bit down but watching some family videos and pictures from last year brightened me up. Good night.
[1.6 months ago]
What if due to climate crisis effects and disasters our digital future will depend on low-energy hardware and protocols like Gemini?
[1.9 months ago]
Thou shalt not steal focus in popup windows when users are trying to get work done; no matter what.
[1.9 months ago]
I have a lot of respect for scientist and engineering astronauts - not so much for tourist ones...
[1.9 months ago]
Switching search engines today from DuckDuckGo to Ecosia as ClimateChange has a higher prio than our privacy.
[2.1 months ago]
Words I cannot type rightly at the first attempt: testimonial, accessibility, successful
[2.2 months ago]
After Home-office time is over I will miss being able to multi-task during long meetings.
[2.2 months ago]
For a blissful month we had our own strawberry garden, now I know what fruitflies live on in the wild.
[2.2 months ago]
I'm doing this thing again where I am collecting more articles and books to read than actual doing any reading.
[2.2 months ago]
Will the UEFA be responsible for nobody wearing a mask at the Eurocup games when the infection rates sky-rocket - allover again?
[2.2 months ago]
So tired of mobile phone vendor lock in and bad usability for the sake of keeping people in their services. Try printing a file from your email inbox to a Bluetooth printer from your Android phone.
[2.3 months ago]
Uninstalled Brave browser and went back to only using Firefox.
[2.3 months ago]
So I should really try setting up a Restic repo on an IPFS/IPNS hash.
[2.3 months ago]
Making sure my personal profile site is navigatable using a keyboard only for fun
[2.3 months ago]
I miss David Bowie
[2.4 months ago]
I always need to look up how to use pbcopy. It's counter-intuitive to me.
[2.4 months ago]
I will miss being able to multi-task during long meetings while working remotely if I need to get back in the office.
[2.6 months ago]
The [Weaving The Web Book](https://www.w3.org/People/Berners-Lee/Weaving/Overview.html) by Tim Berners-Lee should be a required read for anyone building on the Web.
[2.6 months ago]
TIL that changing a .bashrc alias to a bash function requires you to restart the terminal as calling `source ~/.bashrc` does not change the alias to the function call.
[2.6 months ago]
The immersive beats and the haunting vocals in "Silent Shout" by The Knife still sound like they came from the future even-though the song was released in 2006...
[2.6 months ago]
I feel like I only scratched the surface of what can be done with IPFS
[2.6 months ago]
Jake explains [how to correctly encode data for POST requests](https://jakearchibald.com/2021/encoding-data-for-post-requests/) as no AI can.
[2.6 months ago]
Anyone made a Drum & Bass / Dubstep remix of "Fuel to Fire" by Agnes Obel yet?
[2.6 months ago]
Working with Web components feels a bit like {insert fav fantasy world here} with [concepts](https://developers.google.com/web/fundamentals/web-components/shadowdom) like the Shadow Dom and the Light Dom
[2.6 months ago]
The weather of the moment brought to you with the command ``tweet "$(weather)"``.
[2.6 months ago]
Look for overcast in Düsseldorf with a temperature of 22.7°C. No rain is expected at this time. Expect a gentle breeze from the WestSouthWest.
[2.6 months ago]
To add another abstraction layer or not, that is the question.
[2.6 months ago]
The flavours of rosmarin and nutella fit together, right?
[2.7 months ago]
Restarted my paper bullet journalling as a form of digital detoxing - zen in pen and paper
[2.7 months ago]
After building websites and styling for about 20 years now I still don't see the difference between italic and oblique.
[2.7 months ago]
Coming back to work today, I found myself still very much grieving for the sudden loss of our dear colleague Filiz - finding some solace in the words of the beautiful song "I grieve" by Peter Gabriel
[2.7 months ago]
Had a great day at the Leverkusen Neuland park and the Langenfeld Wasserski place with my family!
[2.7 months ago]
@von Welcome back!
[2.7 months ago]
@prologic Thanks. Nothing much to it. Perhaps I'll make it better later.
[2.7 months ago]
@darch Yes, nothing much to it. Full source code is free to use :-) I will probably add some analytics and sorting options later.
[2.8 months ago]
Not sure why exactly, but I made sure my Twtxt HTML page renders okay on a Nokia 8110 4G 240px screen.
[2.8 months ago]
This Loki show is pretty clever and really well-made. Enjoying watching it.
[2.8 months ago]
Semper meliorem facio - Always do better
[2.8 months ago]
STAY SANE + STAY CALM + STAY HEALTHY
[2.8 months ago]
Content-security-policies are an evil necessity. Setting them up securily takes away some fun out of publishing online.
[2.8 months ago]
When tragedy strikes unexpectedly we cannot just go on as if nothing happened. Our minds need to be given time to deal with the blow. So it is necessary to pause and allow ourselves to process and recover.
[2.8 months ago]
I made <https://johanbove.info/twtxt.html> with a couple of lines of JS today. Makes it a bit easier to read my Twtxt feed online.
[2.8 months ago]
A beloved colleague passed away after a terrible car accident a couple of days ago. Thoughts go to her family and colleagues.
[2.8 months ago]
Decided to keep the smart-phone out of our bedroom and keep a note book instead. Already feeling lighter and fresher.
[2.8 months ago]
Hypothes.is is now enabled on my personal site https://johanbove.info - so I can give some insights in what I wrote and it allows for interaction with visitors.
[2.8 months ago]
All is good. Got my first shot of Biontech last week.
[7.7 months ago]
Mirroring my private sites on the IPFS network. Generating my static site using 11ty
[9.2 months ago]
Wishing everyone a wonderful, happy and healthy end-of-year time after all.
[9.2 months ago]
New gemlog post: [Sad End Of Year festivities](gemini://gem.johanbove.info/gemlog/2020-12-13-sad-christmas.gmi)
[9.7 months ago]
New gemlog post: ["Blogging" by Rakhim](gemini://gem.johanbove.info/gemlog/2020-11-29-rakhim-blogging.gmi)
[9.7 months ago]
New gemlog post: ["Blogging" by Rakhim](gemini://gem.johanbove.info/gemlog/2020-11-29-rakhim-blogging.gmi)
[9.7 months ago]
New gemlog post: ["Towards a Solarpunk future"](gemini://gem.johanbove.info/gemlog/2020-11-23-solarpunk.gmi)
[9.8 months ago]
@prologic Could you make the polling of your server a little slower please? Thanks.
[9.8 months ago]
@kas What's happening with your feed? Where is your new one?
[9.8 months ago]
JavaScript applications have become not-to-be-kidding complex lately. I guess that's why I am longing for simpler days.
[9.8 months ago]
Getting started with [Restic](https://restic.readthedocs.io/en/latest/) for my backup needs. It's really neat and fast.
[9.8 months ago]
Can I interest you in the latest edition of _Tales From The Dork Web_ when it's about _Gopher, Gemini and The Smol Internet_? https://thedorkweb.substack.com/p/gopher-gemini-and-the-smol-internet
[9.8 months ago]
@uninformativ Welcome to Twtxt! Liking your introduction article and your Gopherhole is awesome.
[9.8 months ago]
Now also to be found on Gemini at gemini://gem.johanbove.info - the future looks light and bright!.
[11.9 months ago]
Another cool advantage of keeping everything in text files is how fast the search indexer of operating systems gives you results.
[1.0 year ago]
Going to have my head shaved on 2020-09-26 for charity. [Info](https://www.stbaldricks.org/participants/mypage/1073209/2020)
[1.0 year ago]
The personal Internet needs more weirdness
[1.0 year ago]
Getting inspired by the [Burning Man Multiverse 2020](https://kindling.burningman.org/multiverse/)
[1.1 years ago]
Being a Dad is hard as you need to balance being fun with being a parent. But it is really rewarding when all are well and happy.
[1.1 years ago]
Trying to get a grasp and take back control over my family's digital assets.
[1.1 years ago]
Signing off for the week. Good night!
[1.1 years ago]
Checking out Todo.txt because it literally is all text files. But will probably still move back to TaskWarrior because I will miss annotations and other features.
[1.1 years ago]
Fun setting up basic productivity tools with Syncthing and Todo.txt
[1.1 years ago]
The Mozilla layoffs are really worrying me about the future of the Web.
[1.1 years ago]
@prologic I will probably check out twtxt.net later. Can we use it without registering for an account?
[1.1 years ago]
@Leo Sorry to disappoint. I think I have Finger running on my Raspberrypi but didn't make it public.
[1.1 years ago]
Hello Twtxt from a Xubuntu 18.04 machine!
[1.1 years ago]
Since a couple of months on peer-to-peer Web and I'm really convinced that as long as isps do not start messing with firewalls, this could really be the next step in a real Internet of humans.
[1.2 years ago]
We had to move the nice birdfeeder on our balcony because the birds were making too much of a mess and now I feel bad.
[1.2 years ago]
That Twitter admin hack shows how important it is to own our own online content and even our own platforms for posting on the Web. Want to learn more? Make yourself a cup of your favorite drink and have a look at https://indieweb.org/Getting_Started
[1.2 years ago]
Yeah. I'm still here. Just been busy doing something on Beakerbrowser and Scuttlebutt.
[1.3 years ago]
Who needs games when you can have fun with contributing to open-source!
[1.3 years ago]
Of course the first thing you do after buying media on DVD is to fire up #Handbrake to make a local copy - those discs are just too fragile!
[1.3 years ago]
Honestly never realized before Beakerbrowser that peer-to-peer could be used to share markdown, JavaScript and html files.
[1.3 years ago]
Now also on <hyper://86fcdeb5ebb4a720f4e5b66fbab67a8051ddf09659cd2622cdeb0de8c4d41267>
[1.4 years ago]
Was feeling super nervous and on-the-edge earlier this evening. A cup of chamomile tea later I am feeling again more relaxed.
[1.4 years ago]
I'm enjoying listening to music on my re-discovered #MiniDisc players. Pop in the disc, press play and listen to about 150 minutes of your own music in clear digital quality.
[1.4 years ago]
Retro-fitting my music collection and music players with early 20s digital stereo MiniDisc technology.
[1.4 years ago]
Listening to Voodoo Chile by Jimi Hendrix while enjoying a Belgian Leffe during these dark hours.
[1.4 years ago]
We are thinking of you Grandpa Ivo. May the peaches be forever ripe and juicy where you are.
[1.4 years ago]
New post on my Gopher site. Back to updating it once a month.
[1.4 years ago]
Tempus Fugit
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[1.6 years ago]
Look for possible drizzle in Düsseldorf with a temperature of 6.5°C. There is a 29.0% chance of rain and you can expect about 0.3306mm. The wind is blowing from the West North West at 6.51Kph. And oh, I'm turning 40 today too.
[1.7 years ago]
Live long and prosper 🖖
[1.7 years ago]
@lucidiot [re: abandoned ideas] Thanks for the inspiration! How do you keep track of projects now? Do you know about TaskWarrior?
[1.7 years ago]
The twtxt.xyz domain is a 1000 days old and expires on 2020-04-07. Wondering if anyone will renew it?
[1.7 years ago]
Happy New Year Twtxt!
[1.7 years ago]
@irongeek Welcome to Twttxt! I don't think anyone still is doing something on http://twtxt.xyz/ honestly. It just runs on its own.
[1.7 years ago]
@xandkar Welcome to Twttxt! Noticed a typo in your twtxt user-agent handle. It is pointing to txtxt.txt.
[1.8 years ago]
Keybase and Stellar's SpaceDrop unfortunately was naive in thinking greedy clever hackers wouldn't find ways to scam the give-away for more Lumens and ruin it for everyone else.
[1.8 years ago]
Finally creating PHP programs using Composer and Twig templates
[1.8 years ago]
Opening the man page for tail feels very vestigial
[1.8 years ago]
Twtxt is real enough. Feels funny to be so open writing here, yet nobody knows twtxt.txt is here - part of the charm
[1.8 years ago]
Am I real? How do I know?
[1.8 years ago]
Listening to Dance with the Dead - Eye Of Madness from their album The Shape
[1.8 years ago]
In a rather gloomy dark mood today. Been listening to Anne Clark - Our Darkness on repeat
[1.8 years ago]
Going to have to read Life 3.0 by Max Tegmark - Being human in the age of Artificial Intelligence
[1.8 years ago]
And I lost a whole story writing it in Vim by not creating a new folder first. FFS
[1.8 years ago]
Happy 64th Birthday Ma :)
[1.8 years ago]
I'm going to call all "apps" programs again as part of my retro-computing experience.
[1.8 years ago]
@lucidiot (re: Bratislava) Good one! :-)
[1.8 years ago]
@kas (re: signing) Thanks for the suggestion using Keybase. Playing around with the authenticity idea.
[1.8 years ago]
Currently lost in txt nirvana over at http://textfiles.com/100
[1.8 years ago]
Signing my twtxt with my johanbove@keybase.io account from today onwards
[1.8 years ago]
@kas I like your gopher server's formatting, nice and clean and how did you implement the TLS certificate?
[1.8 years ago]
I backed Bangle.js on Kickstarter: a JavaScript and TensorFlow powered hackable smartwatch - https://banglejs.com
[1.9 years ago]
twtxt feels a little like launching simple digital bottle notes into the vast oceans of the Internet
[1.9 years ago]
@robbinaer The domain move seems to have worked. :-)
[1.9 years ago]
When all fails, and try again
[1.9 years ago]
@kas [re: gopher client] If you happen to be on Windows, then Gopher Browser for Windows by Matt Owen is pretty nice, otherwise I use Lynx indeed for gopher.
[1.9 years ago]
Low-Tech Magazine is inspirational: https://www.lowtechmagazine.com/
[1.9 years ago]
Lynx is my new favorit browser
[1.9 years ago]
Building docker image with name and tag ...
[1.9 years ago]
for branch in `git branch -r --merged | grep -v HEAD`; do echo -e `git show --format="%ci %cr %an" $branch | head -n 1` \t$branch; done | sort -r
[1.9 years ago]
Listening to L'amour et la violence by Sébastien Tellier
[1.9 years ago]
Logging off. Good night
[1.9 years ago]
$ cd gopherhole && vim notes/.
[1.9 years ago]
Funny how not that long ago I made a remark to a friend who was keeping all his notes as txt files and now I am looking at doing exactly that. txt will probably be the one format that will be around for a very long time still.
[1.9 years ago]
@lucidiot (re: bullet journal) Agreeing that BuJo kind of saved my mind too. It now takes me about three months to fill up 251 pages with tasks, notes and events.
[1.9 years ago]
German grammar is really tricky sometimes when it comes down to writing user-interface labels
[1.9 years ago]
@adiabatic (re: iphone xr) True. The battery life is great - especially since it is new. FaceID is very handy indeed. The bigger screen estate is amazing too. Also esim might be cool - if only my provider would su...
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My 2014 Android Moto-X is finally out-of-order - the battery life is close to flat-lining and when it boots it gets stuck for a really long time in the _optimizing apps_ mode. The case is cracked. Goodbye old friend.
[1.9 years ago]
Enjoying the constraints of the Gopher protocol as a minimalistic zen-mode kind of online publishing revival.
[1.9 years ago]
As my hardware is getting older, I feel myself getting more attracted to retro-computing.
[1.9 years ago]
Donated 500ml of my own blood today at the Uniklinik in Düsseldorf to help others in need.
[1.9 years ago]
Anyone still using Skype actually? Seems like the service completely lost to WhatsApp.
[1.9 years ago]
@frogor (re: iphone xr) compared to the Iphone 7. XR might be more powerful but it's clumsy to hold as big and heavy. Does not feel like a phone at all.
[1.9 years ago]
Vim really has the best commands for typo-fixing: r, a
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@kas (re: Splitting) Good stuff kas++ What command or script did you use to split by year?
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If everyone on Twitter started unfollowing each other would Twitter still be Twitter?
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Considering: https://indieweb.org/Twitter#How_to_unfollow_everyone_but_still_read_their_tweets
[1.9 years ago]
I feel like I only scratched the surface of what Vim really is capable off.
[1.9 years ago]
Why the heck people would deliberately buy an iphone XR is beyond me.
[1.9 years ago]
This will show my age: do kids these days know what LAN-parties were?
[1.9 years ago]
Should I do another Movember campaign this year or not?
[1.9 years ago]
Proud of myself for achieving a 10 day streak of writing a daily journal log entry.
[1.9 years ago]
@von Understanding you. For me: keeping a bullet-journal on a paper notebook helped me herd my chaotic mind into manageable streams. See https://bulletjournal.com
[1.9 years ago]
@von having topic-specific twtxt feeds is not a silly idea. Not sure if the clients allow easy switching tough.
[1.9 years ago]
@kas twtxt.txt file splitting for achival is an interesting idea. Should not need to be yearly only. High volume feeds could split faster. Needs a spec though.
[1.9 years ago]
Listing to a Deezer playlist with a mix of Leftfield, Moderat, Amon Tobin, The Chemical Brothers, etc
[1.9 years ago]
http://twtxt.xyz/u/reednj.txt' href='/user/at/726eae45510ce2eac?n=reednj'>@reednj Thanks for making and hosting http://twtxt.xyz - the agreggation of twtxts users, tweets and tags is really cool
[1.9 years ago]
Made my own super basic twtxt client in 3 lines of code as a bashrc function. #l33t
[1.9 years ago]
@adiabatic the 0 indicates the txt file type in gophermaps. Gopherholes are made up of mostly plain text files. Does that answer your question?
[1.9 years ago]
twtxt is über cool
[1.9 years ago]
One of the biggest twtxt feed files I could find is still only 127 KB big
[1.9 years ago]
@von Why do you want to keep your twtxt.txt more private if I may ask so?
[1.9 years ago]
@mdom The news site at gopher://taz.de:70/ is really cool. How did you make it?
[1.9 years ago]
Discovered some new twtxt _followers_ by glancing at my web server logs.. Feeling so l33t now.
[1.9 years ago]
@mdosch I thought it was a nice practice to share interesting twtxt-ers through a follow tweet
[1.9 years ago]
My gopher site is about 38K big - still plenty of space left on the 1.24MB floppy disk
[1.9 years ago]
Updated my daily journal at gopher://gopher.johanbove.info:70/notes
[1.9 years ago]
Added clients and articles sections and added domgoergen's twtxt.txt to https://indieweb.org/twtxt
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// todo Create a Kaios client for twtxt
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Discovered txtnish by mdom https://github.com/mdom/txtnish
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// follow davebucklin https://davebucklin.com/twtxt.txt
[1.9 years ago]
Reading https://medium.com/@anildash/the-lost-infrastructure-of-social-media-d2b95662ccd3
[1.9 years ago]
Fixed the microformats2 u-url links on my homepage so vcards download correctly with http://h2vx.com/vcf/
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Going to see Terminator Dark Fate next tuesday - somewhat big expectations
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Beautiful autumn day today
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Looking at text-first design: https://indieweb.org/text-first_design
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@kas The IndieWeb.org twtxt article is only a stub - me copy-pasting content from other sites - could use some more sections - @t himself found it an interesting concept
[1.9 years ago]
@ckeen I just joined :-) Happy there are still other peepz active on twtxt.
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@c-keen I just joined :-) Happy there are still other peepz active on twtxt.
[1.9 years ago]
@ckipp https://webring.xxiivv.com/hallway.html looks amazing! How does it work?
[1.9 years ago]
Added myself to the user list at https://github.com/mdom/we-are-twtxt
[1.9 years ago]
Requested my #hacktoberfest T-shirt and sticker pack! Happy I finally managed to participate and contribute this year.
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Created an Indieweb.org wiki article about twtxt - help expand it please - https://indieweb.org/twtxt
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domgoergen also has been twtxt tweeting for a while: https://domgoergen.com/twtxt/mdom.txt
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kas has an amazing twtxt feed: https://enotty.dk/twtxt.txt
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Mirrored on gopher://gopher.johanbove.info/0/twtxt.txt
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@davebucklin Welcome to the IndieWeb! Thanks also for introducing me to #twtxt. Gophering this for sure.
[1.9 years ago]
Testing pre-tweet and post-tweet hooks - crosses fingers
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Hello, this is twtxt!