: !Qlater tell hanbot let me guess, your znc ran out of batteries! ☟
: mircea_popescu: The operation succeeded.
: And the power at the habitation unit did not go out, but the kiosk on this block dutifully cut their own power at the breakers
: I expect to get a letter in the mail next week about the outage getting rescheduled por el calor
: Logged on 2018-11-22 15:51 mircea_popescu: !Qlater tell hanbot let me guess, your znc ran out of batteries!
: hanbot: Sent 1 hour and 40 minutes ago: <mircea_popescu> let me guess, your znc ran out of batteries!
: Anyways this agent better now mess up my power now that the chorizo, onions, etc are browning for the stuffing
: asciilifeform: The operation succeeded.
: going through the backlog of snarfs right now
: in other related matters : i'm authorizing her to add a patch on s.mg crypto lib, to permit arbitrary size e. i recall the threads at the time, but there's a ~really~ good reason to do it : we don't want to pass back and forth kbs worth of exponents. udp packets are small, and there's all the complicated matchwork of sizes meeting keys etc. ☟
: mircea_popescu, fixed-length strings get rid of all sorts of ugh pretty much everywhere; this being said, I can't quite tell what we need as filenames and recall that they include the path - I think that's the main reason why it will still be variable
: I can certainly see the temptation; I'd say there is still time to chew on this, as it's not yet burning
: the data is structured anyway for the program, there's no absolute requirement to ship it with storage adnotations. ☟
: of course, no paths means there's a 16k limit or so on files or w/e nonsense it was ...
: Logged on 2018-11-16 00:27 mircea_popescu: who THE FUCK thought it's ok for the fs to not take arbitrary indices, like, ever, in the whole thirty seconds history of sitting-here-quietly-and-thinking-abnout-computers as it stretches from 1971 onwards.