July 5th, 2011

Apollo 4 on column of fire

My tweets

  • Mon, 13:01: RT @ProgressivePam: On this 4th Of July holiday, remember the Pledge of Allegiance was written by Francis Bellamy, an outspoken socialist.
  • Mon, 19:38: The sun moved strangely back and forth, east and west, on the day that Joyce Summers died. And Dawn’s school kept oddly late hours. #Buffy
  • Mon, 20:09: Writing ebuilds for pure-lang, for possible use in font-making: http://bit.ly/it3Itn
  • Tue, 08:27: RT @RogerBlack: : NYT urges a Google fishing expedition. They think the FTC is could find anything . . . and then do something about it? ...
  • Tue, 08:32: Annual destructive competition announced: http://t.co/cjRuhXI (Mind you, sometimes they anoint good ones that have picked my pocket.)
  • Tue, 08:49: When I saw that NTS was to be written in Java, I predicted its demise: http://bit.ly/jhucVk
  • Tue, 10:47: I think any Pure development tools (for fonts) that I write will have to be GPL-3 copylefted and so kept in a elsewhere than sortsmill repo.
  • Tue, 10:47: Usually when I start a new repository these days it is on bitbucket.
  • Tue, 10:49: OTOH fonts coded for those tools would not themselves be linked to the GPL-3 code, and so could stay in http://t.co/vXzrtVC
  • Tue, 10:54: My Gentoo overlay is at GitHub http://t.co/9FPDbC7 and I've put up dev-lang/pure and am sticking related stuff in dev-pure/*