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Open Discussion (2021) (12) 2021/01/20 Anonymous #10 http://www.pokerology.com/lessons/understanding-tilt/ : > Tilt is a poker slang term that is often used to describe the angry or frustrated emotional state of a player. [...] > Tilt is when you play poker poorly, making even a single pl
New Community Website: Features and Tech (190) 2021/01/20 Max #191 > the concept of "it's super flexible" can be alluring. the phrase "chasing universality" comes to mind.
curi's Microblogging (116) 2021/01/20 curi Jonathan Stark on selling retainers: https://jonathanstark.com/daily/20210119-2250-reader-question-what-exactly-is-a-monthly-retainer
The CCP Coronavirus (369) 2021/01/19 curi https://twitter.com/patio11/status/1351696129872650241 [image]
New Community Website: Marketing (34) 2021/01/19 curi #32 > Do you include FI ppl in that? I think it'd be good for us to be able to host blogs there. Mostly because discussion is already happening there (I'm thinking of something of curi.us microblog threads, but more substantial if ppl want). My
Gaming Discussion (48) 2021/01/18 curi Classic WoW speedrun Mage level 1-10: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sn4PrbCouj4
Deplatforming and Fraud (439) 2021/01/18 curi #19631 That turned out to be intentional downtime.
Max Microblogging (202) 2021/01/18 Max #19641 There's a lot of things I'm finding surprising about TikTok; did not think that age bracket would be there or popular. FYI I don't think they show comments if you're not logged in. > you can get millions of Likes on TikTok by saying stuf
Politics Discussion (410) 2021/01/18 Anonymous #19628 > ... the Democratic Party - which has been doing this for decades - is intent on suppressing the free speech of anybody who opposes them, you know, under the guise of the accusation that everything that Republicans say that Democrats find
New Community Website Project (55) 2021/01/18 curi I still like these 3 tiers: 1: member (includes all learning activities, e.g. group tutoring streams) 2: private subforum & chatroom 3: backroom pricing ballpark i think 30/50/150 is ok. i'm thinking do 3 or 4 month subscriptions b/c i think d
Alisa Discussion (225) 2021/01/18 Max #19611 BTW, I enjoy discussing this with you and watching you make progress. (And the thoughts about progress/learning that come with this discussion.) Thanks :)
How to Disable VLC Crash Reporting (7) 2021/01/14 LUKE102010 THIS WORKS 100%
Open Discussion 2 (2019) (544) 2021/01/14 Anonymous #18661 https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=25778758 : > It's also important to realize that the backup includes your encrypted iMessage messages, and the key required to decrypt them. Meaning that if you have backups enabled, all the "end-to-end"
Blizzard's Speech Suppression (2) 2021/01/11 Anonymous #18950 In tweets sent today and yesterday, Gab reiterated their view on porn and free speech: Someone [wrote](https://twitter.com/lopp/status/1348667951059234819): > Anyone who knows the history of pornography laws should find such sentiments in
Philosophy Side Quests (10) 2021/01/10 Anonymous https://youtu.be/f8TlTaTHgzo (2020-12-31) Karl Jobst reviews math and simulations to determine whether YouTube speedrunner Dream used a modified version of Minecraft to give himself more luck. At 2.5 million views as of today, this is one of Jobst
Sam Harris vs. Capitalism (50) 2021/01/08 curi #19446 also various forms of environmentalism (e.g. protecting nature, plants, animals, non-renewable resources, or preventing overpopulation)
Discussion with gigahurt from Less Wrong (89) 2021/01/08 curi Philosophically, rationality is stuff that *is capable of progress* (error correction, improvement). It doesn't get stuck or refuse to listen to criticism or to new ideas. Practically, rationality is *the most effective way of approaching stuff*. T
Third Type of Meme: Static Companion Memes (42) 2021/01/06 Max are rational companion memes impossible?
Andy B Harassment Continues (22) 2021/01/04 curi [image]
Learning Updates Thread (33) 2021/01/03 Alisa Dec 2020 Alisa
Open Thread: Objectivism Discussion (146) 2021/01/03 Anonymous [ARI](https://ari.aynrand.org) sux. They promoted [open borders](http://ariwatch.com/ARIonImmigrationIntroduction.htm) and [Joe Biden](http://ariwatch.com/BidenMustWinOrAmericaIsDoomed.htm).
Andy B Harassment and Four Strands (28) 2021/01/02 Anonymous The people currently defending Andy on Twitter (PresidentSunday, KS) aren't providing any evidence or arguments and are willfully ignoring the evidence provided to them, including this thread. They're also lying about Elliot with no evidence or ar
Anne Discussion (71) 2020/12/21 Anne B It took a while to read through the paper and related material, taking notes on things that struck me. Then it also took a while to go back through my notes, decide which things were most important to say, decide what order to say them in, and write t
Collaborative Writing Discussion Thread (18) 2020/12/10 Anne B personalization
Fallible Ideas Learning Plan (20) 2020/12/09 Dolan I made a very primitive web page to publish my Learning plans and reviews. I won't be very active for the next few months because I need to focus on other things. I still want to gradually start integrating FI with the rest of my Life and this is my

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#10 http://www.pokerology.com/lessons/understanding-tilt/ : > Tilt is a poker slang term that is often used to describe the angry or frustrated emotional state of a player. [...] > Tilt is when you play poker poorly, making even a single pl Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/01/20
#10 I want to attach my identity to the message above. Gavin Palmer (HLFG) Open Discussion (2021) 2021/01/20
#9 > HLFG misquoted me. I think it's a reasonably understandable accident, but it makes a difference. I wrote two separate messages. "Gives excuse" and "Like..." are different sentences, not one sentence with an incorrectly-capitalized word in the Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/01/20
#191 > the concept of "it's super flexible" can be alluring. the phrase "chasing universality" comes to mind. Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
>> the idea was that all the other properties could be done through tags > why? what problem does that solve? The flexibility means ~arbitrarily complex stuff could be built on top. IDK what future requirements will be, but I think we'd be able Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
> I'm hestiant to base decisions on those sort of tests b/c it sounds a bit synthetic. i was thinking it'd provide some useful info, not tell us what decisions to make > the idea was that all the other properties could be done through tags wh curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
is it better to have a nodes table with a parent_id field for relationships, or is it better to have a nodes table and also a relationships table? why? (this is meant as a conceptual question, not a performance tests question). if you want a graph curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
#188 Yeah okay. I'm hestiant to base decisions on those sort of tests b/c it sounds a bit synthetic. WRT properties on graph nodes, they currently only have: author, parent, content, and timestamps. the idea was that all the other properties could be Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
#184 i think try performance tests without your tag system involved or even users, just focusing on the graph nodes and giving them a few properties to filter on (either directly in their db table or in a one-one relationship node-properties table). t curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
comparison between AgensGraph and neo4j: https://db-engines.com/en/system/AgensGraph%3BNeo4j (the site has other comparisons with more dbs, too, i think) I saw AGE too but haven't looked in to it. Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
#180 > that twitter thread is worrying re node4j. i took a quick look at the thing it recommended: > https://github.com/bitnine-oss/agensgraph > the idea seems to be that it lets you use some graph features with postgres so you can have a sin Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
https://age.apache.org > Apache AGE a PostgreSQL extension that provides graph database functionality. AGE is an acronym for AgensGraph Extension, and is inspired by Bitnine's fork of PostgreSQL 10, AgensGraph, which is a multi-model database. The curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
> some simplified, repeatable test cases. E.g. make a 15 level tree (~16k nodes) where every node (besides leaves) has 2 children and check performance on some specific traversals. I've got code committed (mb in 'db-tweaks' branch) that makes Faker Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
#182 maybe they renamed to Apache AGE? not clear on what's going on. this repo has recent updates https://github.com/bitnine-oss/AgensGraph-Extension see also https://wiki.postgresql.org/wiki/AgensGraph curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
https://stackoverflow.com/questions/20776718/best-way-to-model-graph-data-in-postgresql > Use PostgreSQL for the underlying storage and use networkX or iGraph via PL/Python for the processing engine. > In their book "Graph Databases", Ian Robins curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
#180 oh but https://github.com/bitnine-oss/agensgraph hasn't been developed much for the last 3 years. postgres 13 is out and the latest git commits are about postgres 10. curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
#177 I think having two different dbs, of different types, has major complexity downsides. Lots of extra work to manage what data goes where and then deal merge the data back together in various cases b/c it's all related. e.g. users in sql, nodes in curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
#168 Thanks. I retract my claim that: > I don't think SQLite is going to turn out to be the right tool. I didn't know the distinction that it keeps up with postgres fine on reads but not for heavy writes. We won't have heavy writes. I think l curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
#175 I should have added an answer to your question: we could use neo4j for everything if we wanted to. I don't think there'd be a technical problem with that. Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
#175 I think losing SQL entirely would be a potential deal-breaker because stuff like devise is set up with that. provided there's not high-overlap between the graph and an SQL DB then any overlap should be low overhead. like 'all the nodes a user rep Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
Some neo4j crits: [image] https://twitter.com/joshsusser/status/956386647393759232 todo: check out whether that holds up in an intro neo4j + rails vid the host mentions that you can configu Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
is neo4j suitable for use as our only database, or would we still have an sql database for some stuff? curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
i think my tag system is basically the same thing as what's in this image. re-implementing a graph system in sql sounds like it'll throw up more problems than using a proper graph db from the start. ![image](https://user-images.githubusercontent.co Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
Jonathan Stark on selling retainers: https://jonathanstark.com/daily/20210119-2250-reader-question-what-exactly-is-a-monthly-retainer curi curi's Microblogging 2021/01/20
#172 nvm I didn't read closely enough. Anonymous New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
#171 I'm not clear on what you mean by a bunch of inserts. I would guess that what's relevant is whether it will work faster for the kind of load you were discussing in https://curi.us/2396-new-community-website-features-and-tech/reply/171#163 oh my god it's turpentine New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
I think i might try converting the current codebase to use neo4j and see how that performs with 25k nodes. I was [looking at some intro docs](https://neo4j.com/developer/ruby-course/) and it seems low-overhead atm. A lot of our queries are traversa Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/20
#168 It looks like sqlite supports full text search, too. One reason, mb, not to use sqlite is it's smaller feature-set. like it doesn't support materialized views. postgres has many more features (even than other DBs; like mysql deliberately has Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
#168 *as any other database jordancurve New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
SQLite jordancurve New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
We'll need to make some UI type decisions soon. e.g. if we should develop with vue.js or similar. stuff like markdown editing depends on it. speaking of markdown, there are some architectural-ish decisions to make. server-side rendering or client-s Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
#165 well, I generated some more, and interesting, data. ### drawing subtree/0 | database | total ms | views ms | activerecord ms | allocations | |---|---|---|---|---| | mysql | 530420 | 63520 | 22575 | 56137161 | | postgres | 326062 | 34266 Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
#164 I agree. I tested MySQL to get another datapoint, and it's much faster than postgres and sqlite: Completed 200 OK in 307293ms (Views: 111.5ms | ActiveRecord: 42400.1ms | Allocations: 375583) I'm not sure what error is in those comparison Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
#163 I don't think SQLite is going to turn out to be the right tool. curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
#162 The SQLite version is definitely faster atm. Although the fake data should start from the same random seed, I think there might be some ruby concurrency stuff going on that breaks deterministicness. There was one node with 17k descendants which I Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
#157 performance might be an issue -- with 25k fake posts using 'forum_index' view: Completed 200 OK in 847024ms (Views: 95.3ms | ActiveRecord: 591057.2ms | Allocations: 362538) This was using postgres. The postgres queries seemed much faster th Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
https://twitter.com/patio11/status/1351696129872650241 [image] curi The CCP Coronavirus 2021/01/19
#160 we might be able to integrate fiarly easily. That'd be a good first step. Doing the archive outself would require considerable work to avoid edge cases. Good idea. Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
Advanced feature idea: Whenever someone posts an external link, we save an archive copy of the linked page. Alternative: send the link to https://archive.vn and we just save a link to their copy. curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
#32 > Do you include FI ppl in that? I think it'd be good for us to be able to host blogs there. Mostly because discussion is already happening there (I'm thinking of something of curi.us microblog threads, but more substantial if ppl want). My curi New Community Website: Marketing 2021/01/19
I found a tool - dbdiagram.io - that draws diagrams of your DB schema (and it can generate one for schema.rb too). This is the current DB schema (it doens't show views or anchored_id/target_id links) ![image](https://user-images.githubusercontent.c Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
#157 I forgot to mention in the diagram - only the *root of each highlighted subtree* has permissions set. it's children (with the same permissions) do not have a permission tag set. in the image, there are 3 permission tags set. A side effect that Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
> maybe i should have my own personal namespace of short links like /c/name That sounds sensible. Easy to add. > we could also auto-generate long but human-friendly links for any post with a title like /posts/[title] which ppl might prefer to s Anonymous New Community Website: Marketing 2021/01/19
#29 > I'm not sure how this will work given my plan to make it a paid forum. I don't think I want to host people's (presumably public in the sense of free, no paywall) blogs because having a lot of public (free) sections mixed with the private (pa Max New Community Website: Marketing 2021/01/19
some notes on permissions. main point is that permissions are inherited until they're replaced. then only the new permissions that are set persist. ![image](https://user-images.githubusercontent.com/1046448/105032284-b4408700-5aaa-11eb-98f7-fe9c3af Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
I was ambiguous about 'node visibility' -- i mean read permissions. Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
I think i might have been wrong about SQL. I used to be anti SQL since it was trendy. I've implemented recursive node visibility entirely in SQL. I started prototyping it as like a monstrous ~40 line SQL query, but since managed to refactor it down Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/19
hero LFG (HLFG) posted a criticism on my YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QD3T_xMxUqE >>> I see that you (curi) said "Ppl like that it being a meme distracts from it being dumb. Gives excuse Like the "I was joking" standard excuse." Yo curi Open Discussion (2021) 2021/01/19
some sql recursive stuff Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/18
Classic WoW speedrun Mage level 1-10: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sn4PrbCouj4 curi Gaming Discussion 2021/01/18
#19631 That turned out to be intentional downtime. curi Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/18
#19641 There's a lot of things I'm finding surprising about TikTok; did not think that age bracket would be there or popular. FYI I don't think they show comments if you're not logged in. > you can get millions of Likes on TikTok by saying stuf Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/18
#19628 > ... the Democratic Party - which has been doing this for decades - is intent on suppressing the free speech of anybody who opposes them, you know, under the guise of the accusation that everything that Republicans say that Democrats find Anonymous Politics Discussion 2021/01/18
#19640 The hashtags on that one are notable re target audience: > Who has been there?🙋🏻‍♂️ #relationshipgoals #ex #exes #singlemom #youarebeautifiul #over30 #over30club #over40 #over40club #divorced #queen There are also 3500 comment curi Max Microblogging 2021/01/18
#19637 After posting this, I was sent a TikTok that says "I love you" (~romantically), you're beautiful, your ex boyfriend was wrong, etc. It has 120k likes: https://www.tiktok.com/@officialaaronlovins/video/6877687107343666437 curi Max Microblogging 2021/01/18
#19637 Telling people they're beautiful, in a pre-recorded video, having never seen them (and probably never will) is also popular. curi Max Microblogging 2021/01/18
podcast with email marketing info (have not listened): https://jonathanstark.com/daily/20210118-1703-email-challenge-2021 curi New Community Website: Marketing 2021/01/18
#19621 you can get millions of Likes on TikTok by saying stuff like "you got this; you're gonna make it; don't give up". different phrasing, and some visuals, but verbal content along those lines. tangent: i think you could get even more Likes if y curi Max Microblogging 2021/01/18
I still like these 3 tiers: 1: member (includes all learning activities, e.g. group tutoring streams) 2: private subforum & chatroom 3: backroom pricing ballpark i think 30/50/150 is ok. i'm thinking do 3 or 4 month subscriptions b/c i think d curi New Community Website Project 2021/01/18
> If people want to use this forum software for their own public blog (or private invite-only forum, e.g. internal at a company), my initial idea is we should either sell it or give it away. Then they can host it themselves. An alternative idea wou curi New Community Website: Marketing 2021/01/18
Tim Pool video: [Germany To Send COVID Quarantine Breakers To Detainment Camps, Hundreds ARRESTED In Lockdown Riots](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTdF5PLGzLs) curi Politics Discussion 2021/01/18
https://twitter.com/stucchio/status/1351274924200095756 [image] curi The CCP Coronavirus 2021/01/18
Article: [California has nearly 2 million unused doses of vaccine even as demand soars. Here’s why](https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/California-has-2-million-unused-doses-of-vaccine-15875846.php) curi The CCP Coronavirus 2021/01/18
https://isitdownorjust.me/gab-com/ [image] curi Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/18
https://twitter.com/MorlockP/status/1351202070175637510 > There's a bunch of different black pills that members of my tribe and adjacent tribes are tempted to take. > One is "the game is all over, the commies won." > Friend, censoring disside curi Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/18
https://twitter.com/webdevmason/status/1350646213226360837 >> Podcasts rife with misinformation remain on social platforms like Apple and Google as extremists exploit a loophole left after the tech companies cracked down on other mediums. > Abso curi curi's Microblogging 2021/01/18
https://www.mediamatters.org/january-6-insurrection/newsmax-guest-says-troops-being-deployed-dc-early-stages-establishment > DAVID HOROWITZ (GUEST): Well, look, where were those troops last summer when there were 633 violent attacks, arsons, killin curi Politics Discussion 2021/01/18
Article: [A new and innovative way for Google to kill your SaaS startup](https://gomox.medium.com/google-safe-browsing-can-kill-your-startup-7d73c474b98d) Google can blacklist you in Chrome (and FireFox and Safari use the blacklist some) even if yo curi Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/18
Veritas Video: [Twitter Senior Executive Vijaya Gadde Details Plans for Political Censorship on a Global Scale](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OkQgTY5_cF0) It's easier to record people on Zoom/etc than with hidden cameras IRL. curi Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/18
#28 starting nodes at 1000 and saving the low numbers for potential later use makes sense to me. custom short links are a good idea. maybe i should have my own personal namespace of short links like /c/name we could also auto-generate long but human-f curi New Community Website: Marketing 2021/01/18
> I think it'd be good to have a way to 'reply' to someone without posting a msg. Sorta like the way that reactions are used on Discord or other apps. A reply can be visually expensive in the UI and sometimes ppl avoid stuff that they feel is ~insubst curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/18
#19617 Maybe I don't understand tensegrity precisely. I was thinking a tensegrity structure is one that bears weight through a combination of compression and tension, rather than rigidity alone. Regardless, I think the structure in the video coul Andy Dufresne Max Microblogging 2021/01/18
I think making FI microblogs more accessible can significantly help ppl stay with FI. Like it can help solve some major reasons that ppl leave / give up / get stuck. I think FIGG lacks *accessible persistance in combination with freedom*. I think the Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/18
praise, appreciation, and benedictions Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/18
#19611 BTW, I enjoy discussing this with you and watching you make progress. (And the thoughts about progress/learning that come with this discussion.) Thanks :) Max Alisa Discussion 2021/01/18
> I didn't think 3 forward bumps would shift Mario's position rightwards far enough to get the wrong warp in 4-2. Do you have more info about that? (The bumps in 4-2 in my 5m 37s run were forward bumps. I wasn't trying to do them on purpose. They happ Max Alisa Discussion 2021/01/18
Some ideas for stuff to sell: * low numbered nodes -- could have a reserved section, like triple digits (and reserve lower numbers for big/important things). one benefit of this is we immediately get into >= 4 digits, where there's very little marg Max New Community Website: Marketing 2021/01/18
#19604 Hmm, I'm not sure I understand which camping furniture you're talking about. Here are some examples of what i was first thinking of: - https://www.kogan.com/au/buy/komodo-foldable-trail-stool/ - https://www.kmart.com.au/product/basic-camp-c Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/18
I sometimes think about InternetRules or GISTE (others, too) when they haven't posted for a while. I hope everything is good and they come back. (I haven't been checking FIGG regularly, so might have missed something there, but i think it's been qu Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/18
I think it'd be good to have a way to 'reply' to someone without posting a msg. Sorta like the way that reactions are used on Discord or other apps. A reply can be visually expensive in the UI and sometimes ppl avoid stuff that they feel is ~insubstan Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/18
some notes on selecting text in CFF. we want to show rich content, but also be able to work in plaintext. How do we do copying to the clipboard without changing how ctrl+c works (or making it obvious that something nonstandard will happen and make sur Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/18
Some notes on usage: [image] Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/17
I have a highly general system of tagging, I think. It feels like a good, generic way to handle most metadata-related issues -- and it's easy to extend and provide some user-level functionality. here are some notes I drew up: ![](https://user-im Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/17
#19595 Max wrote: > I noticed you bumping 3 jumps in 4-2 and then not doing the wrong warp. I guess that you could go a bit faster if you didn't do that, but also that it'll probably be easier to get the wrong warp if you've got those 3 bumps consi Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/01/17
Gab’s Dissenter browser is insecure Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/01/16
https://twitter.com/sharylattkisson/status/1350550063718813703 : > Loews Hotels just canceled an upcoming fundraising event for Sen. Josh Hawley. > They will no longer allow the Conservative Senator to rent their facilities. Anonymous Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/16
#19607 > To get there, I plan to do both of the following: There are three items in the list that followed that. I should have said "all of the following". Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/01/16
Fat loss project Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/01/16
#19605 Reminds me of https://www.theverge.com/2020/5/27/21271611/youtube-deletes-comments-critical-china-communist-party-fixed [image] Anonymous Politics Discussion 2021/01/16
https://twitter.com/Cernovich/status/1350510476568846337 [image] lol they have a lot of convenient bugs curi Politics Discussion 2021/01/16
#19600 > There's one other issue I can think of WRT tensegrity furniture (atm at least): deconstruction for transport. They don't look like the easiest structures to (un)assemble. Mb with enough slack on the ropes that sort of solves itself, though? Andy Dufresne Max Microblogging 2021/01/16
#143 > Do we need the 'rename' fork method? I think we do. I am seeing how everything can/will work together more clearly now. There are some cool things like project management that are more intuitive with rename-forks. (e.g. breaking down Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/16
Some videos with information on the Parler Amazon suit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HFp5E7akgy8 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GB06JtDbtvU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jkiZKk4_-lA oh my god it's turpentine Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/16
Fox News article: [Parler CEO John Matze, family forced into hiding over death threats, security breaches: court filing](https://www.foxnews.com/media/parler-ceo-john-matze-family-hiding-deaths-threats) (not very much content beyond the headline and t curi Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/16
#19596 > A less permanent stake-like option that would also be suitable indoors would be something like weightlifting dumbells attached to the leg bottoms. Yeah, I was thinking that pairing something like that with a tensegrity table/etc might Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/16
> Postgres has graph traversal functions which were discussed above, and there are other options like turpentine brought up neo4j. I have [a basic impl of WITH RECURSIVE](https://github.com/fi-tools/cf-forum/blob/e0e8763bc2a8b904a578713d7bc3532c513 Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/16
#132 > more advanced: i think it'd be good to be able to set a permission that isn't passed to descendants, so you can share something individually without sharing its descendants/subtree. i think this might naturally fall out of an elegant desi Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/16
I have a very basic partial prototype at [https://cff.au.ngrok.io/](https://cff.au.ngrok.io/). Nested replies example: https://cff.au.ngrok.io/6 If you post a reply then you'll get a page like: https://cff.au.ngrok.io/10 -- click on 'to parent' Max New Community Website Project 2021/01/16
#19593 Camping furniture (especially camp chairs - Google it if you're not familiar) are commonly implemented with some tensegrity like structures where fabric supplies the tension and hollow rods supply the compression. They're light & easy to m Andy Dufresne Max Microblogging 2021/01/16
#19566 Nice progress! #19594 I noticed you bumping 3 jumps in 4-2 and then not doing the wrong warp. I guess that you could go a bit faster if you didn't do that, but also that it'll probably be easier to get the wrong warp if you've got those 3 bu Max Alisa Discussion 2021/01/16
#19588 Yeah, that's exactly what I meant by tricks. I'm learning to jump backwards, which is a skill required for wrong warps. I'm also practicing doing a specific sequence of backwards jumps on 4-2 that should let me do a wrong warp which saves ab Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/01/15
[Tensegrity Explained - Steve Mould](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0onncd0_0-o) I think there's a big problem with furinture - it's heavy and hard to move. IMO there's a decent business opportunity for anyone who can solve this and mb some other Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/15
#142 I was talking about long term saved data. Caching is a separate issue and is fine. > IDK what the performance characteristics would be like for a traversal of a subtree It sounds like multiple root nodes would be a premature performance opt curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
>> more advanced: i think it'd be good to be able to set a permission that isn't passed to descendants, so you can share something individually without sharing its descendants/subtree. > Another more advanced idea would be to have permissions for t Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
> (distance 1 = subforum, distance 2 = topic start, distance 3+ = comment). This will only need to be overridden occasionally and the forum could function initially and be tried out without an override setting. I was thinking about not having an ov Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
> in general I think things should be inferred, calculated or inherited when possible instead of set. E.g. the best default view for a node can be inferred by its distance to root. I might be a bit sensitive to this b/c of different performance req Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
#19566 gz on 5:37 run > I was able to get 5m 37s without adding any new tricks to my repertoire. > I'm now setting a new goal: get within 10% of the SMB1 world record. Yeah. Since you didn't add new tricks I was gonna suggest going for a fast curi Alisa Discussion 2021/01/15
#51 the middle tier with private forum can also include chatroom access (including both semi-private and quoting-in-public-allowed rooms). discord, slack or other. curi New Community Website Project 2021/01/15
> It might be worth me mentioning: the migrations file I posted doesn't include the idea of main/detailed/meta/other as nodes under a root node. Is there a benefit to having more than one root node in the post tree? (in other words, making it multi curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
> #131 set permissions on a node. nodes inherent from their parent unless set otherwise. read and write can be specified separately when desired (one, when unset, inherits from the other). users have some roles, tags or other settings so you can speci Anonymous New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
Fixing image: [image] Max New Community Website Project 2021/01/15
#55 How does this look as a starting point? !()[https://user-images.githubusercontent.com/1046448/104728758-84803f00-578b-11eb-944a-6cf0af2e1696.png] the tags are denoted like: `value :: type` and blog_c::view means the blog_comment view Max New Community Website Project 2021/01/15
#136 #137 I think I know what you mean by `default_view` after reading http://curi.us/2395-new-community-website-project#55 Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
#136 It might be worth me mentioning: the migrations file I posted doesn't include the idea of main/detailed/meta/other as nodes under a root node. I want to try an alternate idea, too: doing that high-level organisation via tags. The way you've de Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
>> if there's private/public stuff - users can implicitly set permissions on nodes via choosing the subforum/category? > yes. i'm thinking some subscription tier gets you access to a Private node (subforum) that you can post under, which not all me Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
> if there's private/public stuff - users can implicitly set permissions on nodes via choosing the subforum/category? yes. i'm thinking some subscription tier gets you access to a Private node (subforum) that you can post under, which not all membe curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
Also, I'm enjoying Rails. It's pretty nice to work in, and I think I've made more progress, faster, than I did when learning django. I'll try adding user accounts soon and building out some of the UI elements and backend logic. Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
#133 In your model in #132 - if there's private/public stuff - users can implicitly set permissions on nodes via choosing the subforum/category? Otherwise sounds good. I have been thinking about how to do stuff using tags and tag-tags. I think ther Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/15
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#132 note: only admins can set permission on nodes. curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/14
#131 set permissions on a node. nodes inherent from their parent unless set otherwise. read and write can be specified separately when desired (one, when unset, inherits from the other). users have some roles, tags or other settings so you can specify curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/14
Does anyone have thoughts on how to do permissions on threads/subforums? e.g. we might want a subforum like 'only subscribers can post & reply but publicly readable'. I have some early ideas but want to develop them a bit before posting. The main thin Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/14
nodes will have various properties, e.g. probably a list of tags. i think they should have a default_view property or something to accomplish a similar goal. some way to tell the system to display like a forum index, a blog post with replies, a blo curi New Community Website Project 2021/01/14
there are two types of forks: 1. rename topic 2. move topic moving involves linking to and/or quoting from a node, but giving your post a different parent, e.g. the Main node. renaming involves setting a title on your post. it'll be a lot curi New Community Website Project 2021/01/14
problem with 'forking' threads? Max New Community Website Project 2021/01/14
an idea for the site name: criticism.gift FYI i bought that domain just now and am willing to donate it if we want to use the domain. Max New Community Website Project 2021/01/14
easy/quick way to practice learning and achieving goals Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/14
SMB1: 2nd mission accomplished Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/01/14
Tim Pool getting cancelled by Facebook: [Facebook Has RESTRICTED My Page Effectively Shutting it Down, The Purge Is Real And Will Get WORSE](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_diG_7jQPMU) curi Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/14
Peter Navarro has released [volume 3](https://navarroreport.com/#342e5f15-d44c-436a-bb58-9051a9397783) ([pdf](https://web.archive.org/web/20210114175850/https://img1.wsimg.com/blobby/go/be36dc6d-0df4-4c20-addf-fca72be46150/The%20Navarro%20Report%20Vol Anonymous Politics Discussion 2021/01/14
#18661 https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=25778758 : > It's also important to realize that the backup includes your encrypted iMessage messages, and the key required to decrypt them. Meaning that if you have backups enabled, all the "end-to-end" Anonymous Open Discussion 2 (2019) 2021/01/14
microblogging is really good -- or, at least, it's really good for me Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/14
I think we should support rich attachments, including video and supporting features like an html5 video player. we can restrict upload of large files to subscribers or certain user groups as an anti-dos measure. Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/13
#19550 i did manage to avoid doing any substantial/long work, but didn't manage to get to sleep before 5am anyway. Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/13
#124 I agree with this. Sounds like a much better way to do things. Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/13
#126 https://guides.rubyonrails.org/caching_with_rails.html curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/13
caching in new comm forum Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/13
advanced feature ideas (not for v1): - leave browser open and page will auto-update with replies, so you can have a conversation at the speed of IMs - auto link titling. so i can put in a youtube link or blog/article link, and it'll find the tit curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/13
I think /main/p/123 can just be /p/123 I'm doubtful about user sections. My initial thought was your own blog is just a site search that filters for only your own posts with a nesting limit (or with an article/comment distinction). Your user profil curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/13
Andrew Torba, [Gab’s Response To The ADL and CNN](https://news.gab.com/2021/01/13/gabs-response-to-the-adl-and-cnn/), news.gab.com (January 13, 2021): > So now the ADL is lobbying the US government to remove us from the internet. We will never be Anonymous Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/13
Former MLB pitcher and current BlazeTV commentator Curt Schilling [tweets](https://twitter.com/gehrig38/status/1349209399877922819): > We will be just fine, but wanted to let Americans know that @AIGinsurance canceled our insurance due to my "Socia Anonymous Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/13
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I'm really excited at the moment and feel like I'm having a lot of ideas. I want to work on something substantial but it's midnight. I also want to write down my ideas (this being one of them). I think writing down my ideas is good, and working on Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/13
idea for URLs in cf-forum: - use posix paths, start at `/` (aka 'root') - have few, well known, etc top level categories; e.g. `/main`, `/meta`, `/other`, `/detailed` (mb `/technical` but that implies like tech/code type stuff and isn't what I'm t Max New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/01/13
integrating TOC w/ software dev Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/13
#19545 it only gets worse the more i watch Max Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/13
I wrote: a [crit of UEG's *The Fall of a Society*](https://curi.us/2243-deplatforming-and-fraud#19544) and a mini essay: [YouTube and Twitter are anti 'western values'](https://curi.us/2243-deplatforming-and-fraud#19545). Max Max Microblogging 2021/01/13
YouTube and Twitter are anti 'western values' Max Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/13
crit of UEG's *The Fall of a Society* Max Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/01/13