Happy Sonoma day to those who celebrate!
These babies only have one more year of macOS security patches, shouldn’t the prices start to drop dramatically by now?
launchd debug logs are always fun to read. Today’s examples: “uncorking exec source” and “internal event: PETRIFIED”
When you write code for hours and finally press “build” and the build passes and you’re like yay I’m awesome and then you test it and nothing works and it turns out you had the wrong target selected all along.
oh wow, I only now noticed that in Sonoma, there’s /etc/pam.d/sudo_local which persists across upgrades!
Might need to tweak those serial parameters a bit. Also homebrew needs to learn to respect the termcap!
Slight moment of panic when I noticed my main banking apps don’t work with the iOS 7 beta. One of them claims it fails to validate the authenticity of the device, the other just said my PIN is wrong. Luckily my banks still support old-style paper-based OTP login so I can still pay my bills.
Woah I just mixed up the /dev path of my SD card and my Time Machine backup drive when dd’ing a Raspberry Pi OS image. Luckily macOS would let me write to a raw /dev/diskN device, probably because it had filesystems mounted.
Me: I better take at least a 128 GB memory card to the new Raspberry Pi, so that I don’t run out of space
Actual usage of my current Raspberry Pi:
Ordered some groceries by robot delivery and now the whole family is anxiously watching it take a very slow and complicated route to our home, probably to avoid intersections and other difficulties.
I was going to go for a long walk and listen to some long-neglected podcasts but my AirPods said nope