TobTobXX's peronal blog

Random thoughts, ideas, notes to myself and more

You hear a lot about #systemd being bad. While I am trying to find other alternatives as often as feasible, I do not think systemd is inherently bad. Let me elaborate on my opinion.

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I saw this comment just recently on YouTube (on an Angular / React / Vue comparison IIRC), and it made me think. In my opinion, this comment got a point.

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This is a project I was thinking about and don't want to tackle right away. I want to use it to test out some of those modern technologies everyone is talking about. In this post I'll explain what I was thinking about, as well as the software stack I'm intending on using.

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The last few days I wanted to try out developing a game with Godot and Rust. It was a pain. Nevertheless, I see many people trying to put their Rust code into Godot. Maybe they overrate the Rust programming language...

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Digging around in my archives, I found my first program again. Not the hello world, but an attempt at a game.

Content Warning: Horrible Java code

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I've been programming with Java since my very first attempts. That's now nearly 10 years ago. Occasionally I still use Java (mostly for Android). Let me share what I like and hate about it.

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Yesterday I missed a post in my daily streak with a length of 2 weeks. I've been posting daily blogs as part of the #100DaysToOffload challenge. Let me talk write about my experience so far.

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I recently tried to build a #multiboot usb stick (a usb stick with multiple live environments). After some failures, I finally got it running with multibootusb by aguslr.

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I recently saw that the YouTube homepage has a bar with all the topics I'm interested in. Aside from showing how well data collection by Google works, it also shows the topics you watch YouTube about.

Because I do watch a lot of YouTube, I think the topics in this title bar represent my interests to some degree. For the post of today I wanted to share them.

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I don't know what to write about today and I do have a quite a bit of work to do, so I figured I could just write my English homework as a blog. The homework consists of a reading journal about the book “Long Way Down” by Jason Reynolds. I read chapters 5 & 4.

Content Warning: This post contains a lot of spoilers about the book. If you want to read it yourself, stop now.

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