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The Freenode resignation FAQ, or: "what the fuck is going on?"

IMPORTANT NOTE:

It's come to my attention that some people have been spamming issue trackers with a link to this gist. While it's a good idea to inform people of the situation in principle, please do not do this. By all means spread the word in the communities that you are a part of, after verifying that they are not aware yet, but unsolicited spam is not helpful. It will just frustrate people.

Update 3 (May 24, 2021)

A number of things have happened since the last update.

@tylerssn
tylerssn / .env
Last active Apr 22, 2021
Install Blackfire on Lando & Automatically Configure
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## Blackfire config - `lando rebuild` required
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BLACKFIRE_CLIENT_ID=b5ee8ca3-****-****-****-5d227546a4c0
BLACKFIRE_CLIENT_TOKEN=3a2b88cbfb*******************************22763
BLACKFIRE_SERVER_ID=4b8ac335-****-****-****-b34439207732
BLACKFIRE_SERVER_TOKEN=98f7fdf4b12b7**************************12b837cf080d
@rubenrivera
rubenrivera / GoTo.gs
Created May 2, 2018
Go To Macro. Shows a prompt on which the user set the address of cell to quickly jump into.
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// Related Q&A https://webapps.stackexchange.com/q/116736/88163
function GoTo() {
var spreadsheet = SpreadsheetApp.getActive();
var Ui = SpreadsheetApp.getUi();
var buttons = Ui.ButtonSet.OK_CANCEL;
var response = Ui.prompt('Go to', 'Where do you want to go?', buttons);
if(response.getSelectedButton() === Ui.Button.OK){
var address = response.getResponseText();
spreadsheet.getRange(address).activateAsCurrentCell();
}
@klaaspieter
klaaspieter / ASS.md
Created Jun 22, 2017 — forked from anonymous/ASS.md
Acronyms Seriously Suck - Elon Musk
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From time to time, Musk will send out an e-mail to the entire company to enforce a new policy or let them know about something that's bothering him. One of the more famous e-mails arrived in May 2010 with the subject line: Acronyms Seriously Suck:

There is a creeping tendency to use made up acronyms at SpaceX. Excessive use of made up acronyms is a significant impediment to communication and keeping communication good as we grow is incredibly important. Individually, a few acronyms here and there may not seem so bad, but if a thousand people are making these up, over time the result will be a huge glossary that we have to issue to new employees. No one can actually remember all these acronyms and people don't want to seem dumb in a meeting, so they just sit there in ignorance. This is particularly tough on new employees.

That needs to stop immediately or I will take drastic action - I have given enough warning over the years. Unless an acronym is approved by me, it should not enter the SpaceX glossary.

@jchristi
jchristi / shared.py
Created May 24, 2017
Custom ansible dynamic inventory that allows a directory of variables to be shared across multiple inventories
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#!/usr/bin/env python
import os
import six
import argparse
from six.moves import configparser
from ansible.parsing.dataloader import DataLoader
from ansible.inventory import Inventory
@jevakallio
jevakallio / reactiveconf-slam-poetry.md
Last active Jul 20, 2020
#ReactiveConf 2017 Lightning Talk Submission: JavaScript Slam Poetry
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TL;DR: If you want to see me perform a spoken word poem about JavaScript in front of 1000 people (and on video), please star this gist. If you're on mobile, you'll need to request desktop site.

JavaScript Slam Poetry

Javascript! Slam! Poetry!

@frankcarey
frankcarey / drupal.wrapper
Created Feb 21, 2017
Drupal Wrapper for Ahoy+Docker+Drupal setup.
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#!/usr/bin/env bash
#
# DRUSH WRAPPER
#
# A wrapper script which launches the Drush that is in your project's /vendor
# directory. Copy it to the root of your project and edit as desired.
# You may rename this script to 'drush', if doing so does not cause a conflict
# (e.g. with a folder __ROOT__/drush).
#
# Below are options which you might want to add. More info at
@dragonken
dragonken / .vimrc
Last active Jun 3, 2021
YAML space indent for vim
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syntax on
filetype plugin indent on
"Get the 2-space YAML as the default when hit carriage return after the colon
autocmd FileType yaml setlocal ts=2 sts=2 sw=2 expandtab
set is hlsearch ai ic scs
nnoremap <esc><esc> :nohls<cr>
@yossorion
yossorion / what-i-wish-id-known-about-equity-before-joining-a-unicorn.md
Last active Jun 16, 2021
What I Wish I'd Known About Equity Before Joining A Unicorn
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What I Wish I'd Known About Equity Before Joining A Unicorn

Disclaimer: This piece is written anonymously. The names of a few particular companies are mentioned, but as common examples only.

This is a short write-up on things that I wish I'd known and considered before joining a private company (aka startup, aka unicorn in some cases). I'm not trying to make the case that you should never join a private company, but the power imbalance between founder and employee is extreme, and that potential candidates would

View Effective_Engineer.md

FWIW: I'm not the author of the content presented here (which is an outline from Edmond Lau's book). I've just copy-pasted it from somewhere over the Internet, but I cannot remember what exactly the original source is. I was also not able to find the author's name, so I cannot give him/her the proper credits.


Effective Engineer - Notes

What's an Effective Engineer?