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Anonymous 07/08/2017 (Sat) 19:05:20 [Preview] No. 8877 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
Windows 7 pleb here, how do I reduce the amount of data that gets cached in my ram? Currently I'm using 4gigs of ram and have 4 gigs of data cached, with about 100-50mb free.


Anonymous 07/08/2017 (Sat) 19:45:43 [Preview] No. 8878 del
What do you mean by cache? You mean RAM usage? If it's that, the software you're using is consuming too much RAM, try alternatives. For browser, try Firefox with uBlock. For torrent, try Deluge. Music, Clementine. Etc.
You can also remove the windows animation effects. Write on google about "win7 god mode", it'll give you access to all configs, tune it for "performance", there's many options.
Also, press Win+R and type "msconfig". There you can choose programs that start at boot. Disable as much as you can.
You can also use BleachBit to wipe some shit.
Increase your swap:
http://www.thewindowsclub.com/increase-page-file-size-virtual-memory-windows

This script also could help:
https://github.com/bmrf/tron


Anonymous 07/08/2017 (Sat) 19:58:05 [Preview] No. 8879 del
Or install linux


Anonymous 07/08/2017 (Sat) 20:08:03 [Preview] No. 8881 del
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>>8878
pic related



Avoid OS detection on OpenBSD Anonymous 07/07/2017 (Fri) 04:30:29 [Preview] No. 8864 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
https://blog.cagedmonster.net/avoid-os-detection-openbsd/


# vi /etc/pf.conf

match all scrub (no-df random-id)

# pfctl -f /etc/pf.conf




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Anonymous 07/03/2017 (Mon) 06:46:21 [Preview] No. 8821 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
This is an attempt to slide. This is totally not a tor test
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Anonymous 07/04/2017 (Tue) 11:18:47 [Preview] No. 8839 del
>>8821
fuck off to >>>/test/ you fag
Also Torniggers have to leave.


Anonymous 07/04/2017 (Tue) 17:35:53 [Preview] No. 8841 del
>>8839
>telling site admin to fuck off
>calling him a fag

I'm just going to chill here with my popcorn for a while.


Anonymous 07/05/2017 (Wed) 17:48:10 [Preview] No. 8854 del
>>8839
>only chan that doesn't have insane tor blocking network rules
ok.


odilitime Root 07/05/2017 (Wed) 20:48:04 [Preview] No. 8855 del
>>8839
It was a tor problem with this specific board, so we had to test here. Sorry.


Anonymous 07/05/2017 (Wed) 21:25:56 [Preview] No. 8856 del
>>8855
I would suggest to you that remove Tor-mirror and save i2p. That will get rid of the spam because unconfigurated (tunnels) i2p is unstable and slow so you can not spam with it.



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Help test OpenBSD Anonymous 07/03/2017 (Mon) 23:02:43 [Preview] No. 8834 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
From undleadly:

"on recent OpenBSD snapshots we have KARL, which means that the kernel is relinked so each boot comes with a new kernel where all .o files are linked in random order and with random offsets."

"To ensure this security feature works great in the 6.2 release, please test snapshots. By working well, I mean it should work invisibly, without any glitch such as a broken kernel or anything. If there are ugly glitches we would like to know before the release"

http://undeadly.org/cgi?action=article&sid=20170701170044


Anonymous 07/03/2017 (Mon) 23:05:37 [Preview] No. 8835 del
Karl Pilkington would be proud.


Anonymous 07/03/2017 (Mon) 23:27:19 [Preview] No. 8836 del
I would if only it wouldn't handle dependencies like my grandma handles gypsies.


Anonymous 07/04/2017 (Tue) 07:38:20 [Preview] No. 8838 del
Wow, what's the point of this?


Anonymous 07/04/2017 (Tue) 12:56:35 [Preview] No. 8840 del
As i know it screws up the hibernation. OBSD should just halt and rethink their approach to "security".



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Anonymous 07/03/2017 (Mon) 14:54:34 [Preview] No. 8826 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
Anyone here using omemo on a daily basis on desktop ? What clients are you using and what are your experiences ? I'm thinking of dropping tox since I need offline messages and no scripting a workaround with tox is not what I want.


Anonymous 07/03/2017 (Mon) 19:50:49 [Preview] No. 8830 del
Never tried because I've never found a good client and also:
>metadata
Ricochet works for me... no offline messages, though. Maybe Pond or Bitmessage would be a good idea for you OP.


Anonymous 07/03/2017 (Mon) 21:14:34 [Preview] No. 8833 del
pond is kinda dead isn't it ? And I'm looking for something that has a nice cli.


Anonymous 07/04/2017 (Tue) 05:14:51 [Preview] No. 8837 del
>>8833
I don't think Omemo has a cli client yet...
Maybe irssi + OTR + Tor would be your best choice for security, but it's not userfriendly, you'll not get your friends to use it.

Ricochet has a CLI (not official and probably insecure):
https://github.com/wfr/ricochet-irc
https://github.com/ricochet-im/ricochet-go



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can't download files to disk from sankakucomplex Anonymous 06/12/2017 (Mon) 17:08:17 [Preview] No. 8550 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
Kind /tech/nologists

A week or so ago I can't download images with the Tor Browser from sankakucomplex.

How is this even possible?

I can load the full size image in my browser, so it is in the memory, but when I try to download it to disk, it just creates a ~5.5kB broken file. Is this some new Firefox browser feature? How can the server owner have the right what I do with data that's already in my RAM? Is this some kind of new DRM? Please enlighten me. You can be as technical as you want to be, I'm a gentooman, I'm just not up to date about browser technology.

I await your answers with interest and a held beck REE if my worst fears prove to be right.

p.s.: on a second thought is this a Cloudlare-wide thing?

p.s.2: I can still download images from other Cloudflared sites like 4chan, 8ch
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Anonymous 06/19/2017 (Mon) 20:57:02 [Preview] No. 8569 del
I use kproxy.com to access sankakucomplex with Tor... it just works.
I don't know the answer for your question, but I have no problem with links2 on this site.

off-topic: check out kitten_sophie tag.


Anonymous 06/21/2017 (Wed) 06:52:09 [Preview] No. 8574 del
>>8550
source for that loli OP?
She's from some visual novel right?


Anonymous 06/27/2017 (Tue) 11:16:20 [Preview] No. 8764 del
>>8574
No. She's from a series of pics by as109.


Anonymous 07/01/2017 (Sat) 04:02:47 [Preview] No. 8812 del
>>8550
if it's the fault of that shady MITM, maybe decentraleyes can help


Anonymous 07/03/2017 (Mon) 15:58:42 [Preview] No. 8828 del
>>8812
>decentraleyes
What does this even do? It sounds like if a site wants jquery.js from some CDN, Decentraleyes will just get it from your disk instead. How does this help get around Cuckflare which just straight up blocks you from all websites?



Remove feature = fix a bug Anonymous 11/09/2016 (Wed) 00:10:59 [Preview] No. 7328 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
http://lwn.net/Articles/705896/
>did not remove metadata from images embededed in PDF documents
>been fixed in version 0.5.2-3+deb8u1. This update disables PDF support in MAT entirely.
ayy
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Anonymous 06/05/2017 (Mon) 11:17:23 [Preview] No. 8540 del
WELL FUCK


Anonymous 06/06/2017 (Tue) 01:27:36 [Preview] No. 8541 del
>I don't think they have enough people interested on MAT development... it's a really useful tool, though.
From https://mat.boum.org/
>Current status
>The MAT maintenance and development is currently on hold, mostly for health reasons. I might go back to it at some point in the future.
>The current version might have bugs, and doesn't work on Python3: Please avoid using it.


Anonymous 06/10/2017 (Sat) 16:55:19 [Preview] No. 8547 del
>MAT
when you're so bloated, you use more bloat to trim the files produced by bloatware


Anonymous 06/10/2017 (Sat) 17:09:28 [Preview] No. 8548 del
>asks if you want to make an archive of files that you can not clean in the program.
useless feature


Anonymous 06/30/2017 (Fri) 22:30:00 [Preview] No. 8806 del
$ mat --help

usage: mat [-h] [-a] [-b] [-L] [-c] [-d] [-l] [-v] [files [files ...]]

Metadata anonymisation toolkit

positional arguments:
files

optional arguments:
-h, --help show this help message and exit

Options:
-a, --add2archive add to output archive non-supported filetypes (Off by
default)
-b, --backup, -b keep a backup copy
-L, --low-pdf-quality
produces a lighter, but lower quality PDF

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Anonymous 06/26/2017 (Mon) 19:39:09 [Preview] No. 8759 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
https://youtu.be/HN_SzFRLUVI

What the fuck I've just watched


Anonymous 06/26/2017 (Mon) 19:44:12 [Preview] No. 8760 del
wtf I love privacy now


Anonymous 06/26/2017 (Mon) 21:21:30 [Preview] No. 8761 del
I hope when we reinvent the web we mitigate all this.


Anonymous 06/29/2017 (Thu) 12:13:06 [Preview] No. 8787 del
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I had to receive an Android phone for work that I per order cannot root, and god damn. The propriety. I think I'm actually plunging into clinical depression. I want to build a doghouse for this fucking thing so I may have a place for it other than bringing it into my home. Maybe a vacuum capsule out of lead hanging from a newton meter over a pit of salt.



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Linus Torvalds: Free Software Foundation "insane crazy people" Anonymous 09/05/2016 (Mon) 01:53:19 [Preview] No. 6644 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/ksummit-discuss/2016-August/003580.html

We all knew it. Now Linus said it.

In a mailing list discussion about GPL enforcement, Torvalds touches on the pitfalls of involving lawyers in GPL disputes and argues for the superiority of the open source approach, stating: "the people who have created open source and made it a success have been the developers doing work - and the companies that we could get involved by showing that we are not all insane crazy people like the FSF."

Thoughts? Butthurt?
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Anonymous 06/24/2017 (Sat) 09:33:34 [Preview] No. 8595 del
>Whoever uses GPL is essentially delegating their rights to FSF for more systematic enforcement (that is, monetary backup incase you want to sue someone for not giving back the code).

This is not true, merely using the GPL does not give the FSF any rights over your code, or what anyone does with it. It's only if your programme becomes part of GNU that they request you delegate rights.


Anonymous 06/24/2017 (Sat) 21:55:43 [Preview] No. 8606 del
>>6644
>>6647
>All he wants is a way to make the Linux kernel proprietary
He just wants to stick with the GPLv2 because of feuds with some free software people (and not even the FSF staff).
TL:DR
When tivoization appeared people proposed a new draft of the GPL (v3) the license wasn't even a year old draft and Torvalds read it and immediately removed the + of the GPLv2 license that was at that time the license (most of the drivers are still GPLv2+ tho).
What happened are actually linux kernel developers who protested to Torvalds.
Torvalds told them to BTFO because the "draft" GPLv3 license was horrible.
And shit discussions stacked itself for at least two or three weeks until we got the actual State of things where Torvalds don't want to talk about or with free software people.

But he's right about one thing the two or three SJWs in the FSF are crazy and should be impeached for the shit they might steer.

>6648
nah he's just a stubborn idiot guy who holds a decade old grudge because of a draft license.

>>6645
>GPL is Marxist shit and the FSF has done nothing ever asides from try to spread their control over free software

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Anonymous 06/27/2017 (Tue) 10:58:21 [Preview] No. 8763 del
>>8606
> Did anyone in this thread ever read the GPL?
You expect people to READ? Are you fucking crazy? Reading is the new latin. Plebs want everything video. 20 minutes or less, preferably.

Anyway, even if you know latin I recommend watching some Eben Moglen. He's one of the primary lawyers behind GPLv3 and explains it and the whole commercial software, software freedom and copyleft very well
https://youtube.com/watch?v=UneYZikN85Q [Embed]


Anonymous 06/28/2017 (Wed) 10:00:39 [Preview] No. 8765 del
Linus is right. It's stupid to waste so much time on license political shit. It's not only a distraction but outright demoralizing. One reason (but not the only one) I left Debian for OpenBSD is that the mailing list is actually focussed on technical stuff, and not so much political garbage. Politics attracts the worst class of people, the ones with an agenda to push and the brainwashed useful idiots. In OpenBSD they don't get any traction, they will be told to fuck off unless they have actual solid code or other real contribution.


Anonymous 06/28/2017 (Wed) 10:15:26 [Preview] No. 8766 del
>>6657
Open source goes back a lot farther than FSF. In the 70's there was an organization called People's Computer Company that started publishing free (PD) software in source code form. They're the same ones who are responsible for Dr. Dobb's Journal, the longest-running most technical journal in the history of computing, with lots of free code for anyone to use as they wish.



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Anonymous 06/24/2017 (Sat) 11:58:04 [Preview] No. 8597 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
I'm using bspwm. I already have sxiv and I don't want to install feh just so I can set up a desktop background. Is there any way I can set it with X alone ?


Anonymous 06/24/2017 (Sat) 13:02:57 [Preview] No. 8598 del
iDesk.

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Anonymous 06/24/2017 (Sat) 16:02:09 [Preview] No. 8599 del
xsetroot or bgs (github.com/gottox/bgs)