Brad Fitzpatrick 💉 ⏳ Profile picture
I do computers. Married to @radkat. Two sons. Pro diaper changer. Xoogler. @golang team 2010~2020. Made LiveJournal. Currently @Tailscale making WireGuard easy.
7 Apr
"Part of your Tools", an ode to curl...

🎶 Look at these flags
Don't they run deep?
Wouldn't you say my manpage's complete?
Wouldn't you think I'm the curl
The curl that speaks everything?
🎶 Look at this code
Software unsold
How many nerds did that Swede embold?
Paging my docs one might think
Sure, I speak everything
🎶 I've got gopher and HTTPs a plenty,
I've got *TPs and *MPs and more,
You want dead protocols?
I've got twenty!
But who cares?
No big deal
I add more!
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22 Dec 20
Christmas present for our music-loving 18mo: his own Sonos music controller made out of a Raspberry Pi 400 and a wood case with handle and velcroed battery pack inside. Printing out 40 color icon stickers for the keys next. Little #golang program reading /dev/input key events.
Zip ties solve all problems. ImageImage
Cutting out these little stickers I'm printing from full sheet sticker paper and removing them from their sticky backing is the hardest part of this project so far. Image
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