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(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2022-06-24 13:23:59 asciilifeform: diff is that is actually possible, hypothetically, to bake fpga into cpu (intel even made noises about offering one, tho naturally 100% closed shitware) ; then when someone devises a new instr for $op, ~all~ the irons could use it
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform coupla time in lul, asciilifeform : '$shitware dunwork' $client : 'write to their forum' asciilifeform : 'a, but we signed here, the fact that i worked for you is a trade seekrit!' $client : 'damn'
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: diff is that is actually possible, hypothetically, to bake fpga into cpu (intel even made noises about offering one, tho naturally 100% closed shitware) ; then when someone devises a new instr for $op, ~all~ the irons could use it
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2021-07-26 17:26:54 asciilifeform: the fundamental problem with 'duct tape and chewing gum' ciphermachines, is that it is very, very easy to fool yourself into thinking that you've achieved something, when in fact you have led yourself and -- worse, possibly people with actual secrets to protect -- to the chopping block, by putting same linux+opensores liquishitware into pocket-sized vaguely-ciphermachine-like package.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: nuffin worx in shitware.
(asciilifeform) crtdaydreams: asciilifeform: evident by the proprietary shitware they call "eink driver"
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2021-07-26 17:26:54 asciilifeform: the fundamental problem with 'duct tape and chewing gum' ciphermachines, is that it is very, very easy to fool yourself into thinking that you've achieved something, when in fact you have led yourself and -- worse, possibly people with actual secrets to protect -- to the chopping block, by putting same linux+opensores liquishitware into pocket-sized vaguely-ciphermachine-like package.
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2021-07-26 17:26:54 asciilifeform: the fundamental problem with 'duct tape and chewing gum' ciphermachines, is that it is very, very easy to fool yourself into thinking that you've achieved something, when in fact you have led yourself and -- worse, possibly people with actual secrets to protect -- to the chopping block, by putting same linux+opensores liquishitware into pocket-sized vaguely-ciphermachine-like package.
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2022-03-17 14:46:24 asciilifeform: verisimilitude: well yes. using shitware per se needs to become over9000x moar painful. so from asciilifeform's pov a liquishit lib that suddenly 'rm -rf /' is a win.
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2022-03-17 14:44:23 asciilifeform: verisimilitude: difficult to object to this, asciilifeform a++ in favour of over9000x moar of this behaviour, what else could possibly stand a chance of curing ru, cn, et al from reich shitware
(asciilifeform) crtdaydreams: settling for removing them in useflags so it should only be nvidia shitware that actually uses them
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: http://logs.nosuchlabs.com/log/asciilifeform/2022-04-16#1096188 << removal of batch processing (an archaicism of paper card era that lives on to this day in shitwaredom) is impressive to noobs, in exactly the same way penicillin was impressive
(asciilifeform) crtdaydreams: You'd need direct access to FPGA and not the shitware chip(s) in-between.
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2022-03-26 13:05:35 asciilifeform: ... meanwhile in shitware lulz.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: ... meanwhile in shitware lulz.
(asciilifeform) crtdaydreams: unrelated thread; mangol: what's your background? You seem to have a very good sense of computronics and the direction computing has headed (i.e. shitware, various unix-isms, bloat). Do have have a background in CS or working for corporate? Also, (I may have missed in the logs) do you have a website or some form of blog?
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2022-03-17 14:44:23 asciilifeform: verisimilitude: difficult to object to this, asciilifeform a++ in favour of over9000x moar of this behaviour, what else could possibly stand a chance of curing ru, cn, et al from reich shitware
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: mangol: the pretense is that they offer supposed liberation from pile of legacy shitware and crashlang
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: verisimilitude: well yes. using shitware per se needs to become over9000x moar painful. so from asciilifeform's pov a liquishit lib that suddenly 'rm -rf /' is a win.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: verisimilitude: difficult to object to this, asciilifeform a++ in favour of over9000x moar of this behaviour, what else could possibly stand a chance of curing ru, cn, et al from reich shitware
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform wonders how many shitware libs need to be updated to 'rm -rf /' for folx to wake the fuck up
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform 100% in favour -- using shitware is its own punishment
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: verisimilitude: link tries to install shitware, lol
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2022-03-07 19:09:41 asciilifeform: meanwhile in shitware noose.
(asciilifeform) verisimilitude: http://logs.nosuchlabs.com/log/asciilifeform/2022-02-17#1079576 That's impressive in its awful nature. I recall asciilifeform calling Bitcoin Microsoft-style shitware, but that's impressive all the same.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: occasionally folx walk in with commercial contracts. but it's always for maintaining industrial shitware, rather than anyffin btc-related
(pest) asciilifeform: signpost: can buy 'iron router' so 'plentiful can eat with arse', but 0 afaik w/ clean support in (mainline or otherwise) kernel, hence shitware
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: verisimilitude: rms was a defrocked physics student, fwiw these are a dime a dozen in early (and even current) world of shitware
(asciilifeform) signpost: http://logs.nosuchlabs.com/log/asciilifeform/2022-01-18#1073784 << I use their browser extension, which transits their own webshitware to get to the device.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: a trb running on a closed shitware os is a health hazard
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: even such a basic thing as a scalable font renderer afaik has only been written ~once~ (not counting ms or other closed shitware)
(asciilifeform) punkman: this is the hope of shitcoin peddlers, you have a "decent understanding" without "knowledge of implementation", and then they can handwave the grim realities of their shitware away
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform re upstack, wonders whether anyone's ever encountered or even heard of a chinese software that weren't mswin shitware of the most abject kind...
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: hilarious academi-shitware aesthetic. a++.
(asciilifeform) signpost: billymg: I split my machines between vintage/trustworthy items and "latest" shitware open source, depending on the role of the device.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: billymg: these found regularly. we're discussion a piece of overflowandcrashlang shitware after all.
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2021-07-26 17:26:54 asciilifeform: the fundamental problem with 'duct tape and chewing gum' ciphermachines, is that it is very, very easy to fool yourself into thinking that you've achieved something, when in fact you have led yourself and -- worse, possibly people with actual secrets to protect -- to the chopping block, by putting same linux+opensores liquishitware into pocket-sized vaguely-ciphermachine-like package.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: http://logs.nosuchlabs.com/log/asciilifeform/2021-08-09#1051583 << asciilifeform said it 'over 9000' times and will say again -- 'cyberwar'(tm)(r)(c) exists and will exist for exactly so long as usg's imposition of microshitware carries on, and not a nanosecond longer.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: mats: observe that it wasn't putin & co which gave us mswin & the associated ecosystem of liquishitware
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: http://logs.nosuchlabs.com/log/asciilifeform/2021-07-26#1048941 << very few people merit 'tailor-made boobytrap'. instead what you get is a GB of opensores liquishit in which ~infinitely~ many 'naturally-occurring' boobytraps. a la [insert favourite shitware here]
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: bonechewer: go and write decoder of qr w/out massive other-peoples-code-shitware.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: (and its camera, usually itself an entire linux box + chinese shitware)
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: bonechewer: the idea there is to separate the multi-MB shitware and iron capable of running it, req'd to process QR, from your own software and its substrate.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: shitware is shitware regardless of what shape computer.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: the fundamental problem with 'duct tape and chewing gum' ciphermachines, is that it is very, very easy to fool yourself into thinking that you've achieved something, when in fact you have led yourself and -- worse, possibly people with actual secrets to protect -- to the chopping block, by putting same linux+opensores liquishitware into pocket-sized vaguely-ciphermachine-like package.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: if 'made of lego' i.e. other-people's-shitware-opensores -- then you get laffs like the linked 'oh but this is a barcode polyglot, and machine will try to read it as xyz, haha' and similar
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: already 10+y ago there appeared the idiocy of 'www-based word processor' where ~every keystroke~ has to travel around the earth + through a shitware cluster at google etc.
(asciilifeform) punkman: in other shitware, Wordpress pushing forced updates for plugins (Woocommerce) because of remote execution bug that's been there since 2018. Even when you have all automatic updates disabled.
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2019-12-27 16:12:02 asciilifeform: amberglint: the huang fella is a вредитель , likely sponsored directly by the enemy. consider: with what it cost to bake his shitware to date, one could easily order a properly-open fpga made from 0. but instead he pushes xilinx's.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform observes that the linked item incurably demands prb -- like erry other similar shitware turned up thus far
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: shinohai: i did not read the crapola -- was this 1 of those idiocies where shitware author deterministically generated the privs?
(asciilifeform) dulapbot: Logged on 2020-08-20 19:26:54 asciilifeform: the more general idea was discussed in the logs many times. it is why you can't buy a sane, open cpu. there is simply no way to pay for what the fabrication would cost. esp. if you refuse to go along with the vendor's demands to use their NDA'd cell libs & mswin shitwares.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: verisimilitude: people who 'all my valuable data lives on a 100$ konsoomer shitware plugged into the net' are, if anything, ~insufficiently~ abused, their hdds oughta be formatted erry week, until they learn
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: moore's law, for instance. (while shitware 'developers' continue to bloat, bloat, bloat... headed head 1st into concrete wall)
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: verisimilitude: cuz 'enterprise' shitware.
(asciilifeform) snsabot: Logged on 2020-07-29 12:34:18 asciilifeform: at one time considered to host a fleanode noad in his rack. but then learned that they expect, for 100% phree, an ~entire~ 1u, w/ exclusive root, running whatever shitware, and offer absolutely nuffin in exchange
(asciilifeform) snsabot: Logged on 2020-07-29 12:34:18 asciilifeform: at one time considered to host a fleanode noad in his rack. but then learned that they expect, for 100% phree, an ~entire~ 1u, w/ exclusive root, running whatever shitware, and offer absolutely nuffin in exchange
(asciilifeform) snsabot: Logged on 2020-07-29 12:34:18 asciilifeform: at one time considered to host a fleanode noad in his rack. but then learned that they expect, for 100% phree, an ~entire~ 1u, w/ exclusive root, running whatever shitware, and offer absolutely nuffin in exchange
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: ('microshit culture' aint simply about the braindamaged os, it has 'over 9000' various comorbidities, e.g. 'cut&paste culture' which results in ocean of incomprehensible shitware no matter what the participants do)
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: http://logs.nosuchlabs.com/log/asciilifeform/2021-03-04#1032787 << it's traditional jargon for a machine where one runs shitware (whether closed- or open- src), rendering it unhygienic (for crypto or even for being worth maintaining other than via win95 'nuke hdd erry other year' method)
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: apparently this shitware dun even implement the koch 1.4.10 featureset.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: mats: much-hyped shitware exploit, but still pale shadow of how mswin install base as a whole is regularly owned
(asciilifeform) qonfluent: Of course, probably to an even greater extent. It's sad, but unless I can get together the cash to spin out custom silicon it's about as close as I could get. Sucks that everything has to run through shitware top to bottom. While I might not be able to remove the stink, at least I can try to make a raft haha
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: not that it matters one lick in the general case -- ~all~ overflowlang shitware is effectively nsaware, i.e. has inexhaustible supply of exploitable bugolade.
(asciilifeform) adlai: and in the mildest of lulz, shitware wallet stuffed a bunch of extra zeros into the confirmed deposit; fortunately, on the safe side, so perhaps this can be considered a pitch-drop-paced drip
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: the more general idea was discussed in the logs many times. it is why you can't buy a sane, open cpu. there is simply no way to pay for what the fabrication would cost. esp. if you refuse to go along with the vendor's demands to use their NDA'd cell libs & mswin shitwares.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: when the taximeter aint running, asciilifeform does not read or write about google's shitware, or microshit's api, etc. and does not go to where people do.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: when i sign a contract with e.g. datacenter, i can ~read~ the contract. when install a 500MB shitware , it can contain literally anything
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: http://logs.nosuchlabs.com/log/asciilifeform/2020-08-12#1018857 << most importantly, 100% of these shitwares break the 7th law . which makes errything else about'em considerably less imho interesting.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: http://logs.nosuchlabs.com/log/asciilifeform/2020-08-12#1018671 << 'long past sell-by date' shitware (incl. microshit's) simply , imho, filled vacuum left by the demise of serious computing as a field.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: it is difficult to even think of more pathetic example of shitware anywhere.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: ~nobody luvvs closed shitware, but peculiarly it had a stabilizing effect on opensores at low level.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: strangely enuff, it is the ~closed~ shitware vendors that we largely have to thank for this.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform at one time considered to host a fleanode noad in his rack. but then learned that they expect, for 100% phree, an ~entire~ 1u, w/ exclusive root, running whatever shitware, and offer absolutely nuffin in exchange
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: when i mirror pdfisms on own www, i do it like this. still aint searchable, but at least dun require GB+ of shitware to display.
(asciilifeform) adlai: now, it could just be that I was too drunk to remember mirroring that; and it could be that some shitware is sufficiently devious to mirror itself in random github accounts; maybe, both.
(asciilifeform) snsabot: Logged on 2020-05-31 05:40:59 adlai: in other shitware entomology, a github repo authored by someone other than me has appeared in my account
(asciilifeform) adlai: in other shitware entomology, a github repo authored by someone other than me has appeared in my account
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: adlai: approx half of the ms shitware samples i collected when did this for a living, were proxybots
(asciilifeform) shrysr: earlier posts used to be abt emacs, and that imho aint just shitware, despite its limitations and even if I've only 'hacked' lisp and barely know anything abt it.
(asciilifeform) shrysr: Also fwiw irreal (Zamansky iirc?) dude coincidentally on your interesting people list called atleast one a nice post. Frankly unexpected for noob. I found out pretty recently by chance. Was nice to see he shared some sentiments, though '~All' shitware for you :) (a pov which I still can empathise with and do take in stride with 'thick-skin'+ respect). Most of the
(asciilifeform) shrysr: asciilifeform: have to traverse 'shitware' to reach your kingdom :) i dont publish my 'human notes'.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: shrysr: seems like all of yer blog is also about shitware ?! do you have a 'human' blog somewhere ?
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: shrysr: i, too, work w/ shitware for bread. (diff. shitware. but equally unmentionable.)
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: amberglint: the huang fella is a вредитель , likely sponsored directly by the enemy. consider: with what it cost to bake his shitware to date, one could easily order a properly-open fpga made from 0. but instead he pushes xilinx's.
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform found that errything he personally uses on rk builds w/out gymnastics like this; but naturally impossible to guarantee for whole known universe of shitware. fwiw ^above worx for vim. ( and shinohai's method prolly also worx. )
(trilema) asciilifeform: ftr i did ~not~ like that kvm tho, needed toilet computer to operate (java shitware client) but exhaustive market survey yielded ~only~ that
(asciilifeform) asciilifeform: what i haven't even tried, is the video output in 3328. last i knew, wasn't fully functional without shitware.
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( can't even make their shitware snoop in ~realtime, moreover )
(trilema) asciilifeform: incl. some spam/shitware folx who had... rather porous system , and could see their internal lulz
(trilema) asciilifeform: lobbes: at local uni here, 'book' shop was always full of 'student ver.' shitware, incl. adobeism lineup
(trilema) asciilifeform: errything which ~does~ hang off the net there, is same familiar shitware as in reich, i presently know of no evidence of an exception existing.
(trilema) a111: Logged on 2019-04-17 18:33 asciilifeform: meanwhile, in february, chinese 'gowin semiconductor co' cloned ice40. but if anyone thought this means 'open spec', guess again, only worx with their 'YunYuan' closed shitware toolchain.
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( and, bonus, their shitware aint even sold outside of ru )
(trilema) asciilifeform: i.e. yer still stuck with their closed shitware, and with closed 'ip cores' (libraries) from them if you want sdram, ethernet, etc.
(trilema) asciilifeform: but if you want deterministic paths, currently yer stuck using the vendor shitware. ( what's worse, even on ye olde xilinx apparently it is impossible to write e.g. a working 200MHz+ dram controller from 1st principles, yer forced to use the vendor's shitware that actually knows the gate delays, to equalize the paths )
(trilema) asciilifeform: meanwhile, in february, chinese 'gowin semiconductor co' cloned ice40. but if anyone thought this means 'open spec', guess again, only worx with their 'YunYuan' closed shitware toolchain.
(trilema) asciilifeform: meanwhile, in loathesome shitware : asciilifeform when woke up thought, 'i'ma quickly draw the gedanken-mechanism for mp' . went then 'with what ?' -- turns out, erry single didactic digital logic drawing thing, run in either java, or winliquishit, or is opensores linuxturd that builds but then displays blank page, or similar...
(trilema) asciilifeform: mp_en_viaje: well-known scamola. there's a pseudo-nokia 'remake' on same shitware.
(trilema) asciilifeform: meanwhile, in heathendom, usg 'open sores' a famous shitware: http://btcbase.org/log/2017-03-07#1622885 >> https://archive.is/Nhkkc
(trilema) a111: Logged on 2019-01-22 14:17 asciilifeform: http://btcbase.org/log/2019-01-22#1889097 << with engine, you can compute the efficiency ( joules out / joules in ) and even get ~exact estimate of how much useful work engine of particular size will do. but with shitware..
(trilema) asciilifeform: http://btcbase.org/log/2019-01-22#1889097 << with engine, you can compute the efficiency ( joules out / joules in ) and even get ~exact estimate of how much useful work engine of particular size will do. but with shitware..
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( they offer a 50 $ dev kit, compleete with cd fulla winblowz shitware )
(trilema) mircea_popescu: really, "infinite non-returning loop" to prevent intel shitware from "speculating" ?
(trilema) asciilifeform: mircea_popescu: re 'homebrew crypto', there actually was a 1990s plague of commercial shitware folx who flunked arithmetic and then went to 'implement rsa', with exponent = 1 and so on
(trilema) asciilifeform: in shitwareology, it is absolutely vital that the instrument be minimally distinguishable from actual 'luser box'. (thinkaboutit.)
(trilema) asciilifeform used system roughly along these lines for auto-analysis of shitwares
(trilema) a111: Logged on 2018-12-03 14:43 asciilifeform: http://btcbase.org/log/2018-12-03#1877909 << (3) is potentially doable but will leave you marooned with one kernel, unless you have a second, similar box -- google's shitware is dynlinked and wont run under musltronic cuntoo
(trilema) asciilifeform: if you can build it, potentially quickest pill is to transplant the trad fs logic from uboot to it ( google's shitware demands that the kernel lie on a custom googlistic partition, and be 'signed' with their sad-rsa in custom format etc )
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( the 'signing' shitware, that is )
(trilema) asciilifeform: http://btcbase.org/log/2018-12-03#1877909 << (3) is potentially doable but will leave you marooned with one kernel, unless you have a second, similar box -- google's shitware is dynlinked and wont run under musltronic cuntoo
(trilema) asciilifeform: if i wanted to continue using closed shitware, i'd be entirely happily fitting rsatron into my 400,000-LUT xilinx etc
(trilema) asciilifeform: BingoBoingo: loox like they actually reversed some fw shitware, godly work
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( they even got various trad desktop shitware ported to it, e.g. photoshop, positioning as 'you dun need computer no moar' )
(trilema) a111: Logged on 2018-10-29 18:29 asciilifeform: it's about xor, in the specific style used in winblowz shitware to hide strings from av.
(trilema) asciilifeform: it's about xor, in the specific style used in winblowz shitware to hide strings from av.
(trilema) asciilifeform: at any rate no intelligently-written piece of shitware really needs a central control box, it merely gotta shoot at random, and will find its fellows.
(trilema) asciilifeform: prolly shitware
(trilema) asciilifeform: meanwhile, in heathen lulz, http://btcbase.org/log/2018-09-22#1852860 turns out to be https://archive.is/vs21A : brazilian shitware, mostly for 'd-link' konsoomer routers
(trilema) asciilifeform: http://btcbase.org/log/2018-10-06#1858813 << this, btw, is quite ordinary picture in recent ~decade of iron. given as even humble nic is nao a multicore arm thing, and has own kernel, and sometimes whole MB of internal state, fulla vendor shitware; so yes, can wedge .
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( unbricker worx 100% btw, when flash back vendor shitware, it runs as before )
(trilema) a111: Logged on 2018-09-04 15:14 asciilifeform: ( 'industrial' telco gear is pretty much 'bsd box with array of GB nics soldered in' + some shitware )
(trilema) a111: Logged on 2018-09-04 15:14 asciilifeform: ( 'industrial' telco gear is pretty much 'bsd box with array of GB nics soldered in' + some shitware )
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( 'industrial' telco gear is pretty much 'bsd box with array of GB nics soldered in' + some shitware )
(trilema) asciilifeform: shinohai: didja bake own nat thing for it, or used the vendor's shitware ?
(trilema) asciilifeform: on turdroid they have proper multi, and so typical plebe's pnoje resembles win98 box, with 9000 selfinstalled bg shitwares
(trilema) deedbot: http://qntra.net/2018/04/shitware-today-china-toying-with-us-style-extraterritorial-jurisdiction/ << Qntra - Shitware Today: China Toying With US Style Extraterritorial Jurisdiction
(trilema) asciilifeform: spyked: i found 1st gen raspi (entirely aside the q of closed shitware) to be ~unusable -- it shared a usb bus between nic (already slow) and disk
(trilema) asciilifeform: douchebag: similar, but without the closed shitware iron
(trilema) asciilifeform utterly fails to grasp the appeal of 'voice chats', esp. as commonly implemented ( i.e. on closed shitware )
(trilema) asciilifeform: i actually did this for shitware-analysis
(trilema) deedbot: http://qntra.net/2018/03/usg-whispers-pleas-of-war-on-terror-and-special-operations-command-in-mikrotik-router-shitware-case/ << Qntra - USG Whispers Pleas Of "War On Terror" And "Special Operations Command" In MikroTik Router Shitware Case
(trilema) asciilifeform: meanwhile, in the world of shitware, https://archive.is/NPY51 >> irssi: 'Use after free when server is disconnected during netsplits', 'Use after free when SASL messages are received in unexpected order', 'Null pointer dereference when an "empty" nick has been observed by Irssi', a few others in same spirit
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( ideally without using intel's shitware , in the latter, also )
(trilema) asciilifeform: oh those still won't work, in shitware bios
(trilema) a111: Logged on 2018-01-29 17:54 asciilifeform: considering that half the point of hardware debugger is to debug heavily-antidebuggistic shitware...
(trilema) asciilifeform: winintel doesn't want people debugging the drm spyshitware in the bios; or the winblowz kernel. ergo xhci.
(trilema) laplinker: asciilifeform: shitware is available for free, part of intel debugger studio (which is shitware) but the "intel DAL" is free
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( never got xdp going, because, again, requires shitware )
(trilema) asciilifeform: considering that half the point of hardware debugger is to debug heavily-antidebuggistic shitware...
(trilema) asciilifeform: it ain't gdb-compatible, for one thing. requires windows shitware which they sold for $10k's and never afaik leaked
(trilema) asciilifeform: the other way to think of it, is that for so long as you have a box that eats rubbish from randos, you have a mechanism for folx to host shitware to use against firefox-besotted js victims etc
(trilema) caaddr: as far as I can tell, you can either rewrite their shitware from scratch and surgically remove the primes yourself, or you can import it into the less damaged gpg1 to achieve much the same in a less irritating way
(trilema) asciilifeform: when asciilifeform found this piece of flotsam, he tried to requisition moar , from vendor, to use in shitware analysis farms ; no dice, defunkt.
(trilema) asciilifeform: ben_vulpes: that's possibly circa-2004, at latest, thinking. today it dun look so hot even from outside, to naked eye. 'update and MUST REBOOT NAO' popups, a la microshit, crashes, even shitware beginning to bloom, whole orchestra, 'regression to mean'
(trilema) asciilifeform: contrary to popular belief, there is ~no moneys in the shitware biz. ( consider : spam makes ~0 ; ransomism trojan of global proportions ends up making a few dozen btc at best; what remains ? ...selling 'toolz' to ~penniless idjits ? )
(trilema) asciilifeform: absolutely. mass shitware simply not existed yet.
(trilema) shinohai: Such shitware
(trilema) mod6: <+asciilifeform> today's surprise for asciilifeform : shitware 'linuxes' that SHIPPED WITHOUT SSHD << yea, smh
(trilema) asciilifeform: today's surprise for asciilifeform : shitware 'linuxes' that SHIPPED WITHOUT SSHD
(trilema) asciilifeform: because the shitware iron does not in fact follow anything resembling a spec. it follows a liquishit that would take up five walls of book if ever put to paper -- which it won't be -- and co-developed with winblowz shitware driver, which ~runs, and rathead shitware 'open' sores driver, which runs, and naught ever else.
(trilema) asciilifeform: winblows box, containing potentially 900 other pieces of shitware
(trilema) asciilifeform: it is how shitware reproduces.
(trilema) asciilifeform: but indeed there exists this marvelous world of items folx made 'because were made to', 'use what you gotta', 'deadline', 'pays the rent', etc. these items are called, generally : shitware.
(trilema) asciilifeform: i'd still like to replace it with a civilized fpga for which you don't need a 20GB closed source shitware toolchain
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( we had, some time last year, a thread, where asciilifeform learns that a number of 'crackpot' fabs will make you a few dozen dies for the cost of a toyota, rather than aston-martin. but various problems remain -- it typically takes 5 or 6 rounds; and they want nda, and the use of winblowz liquishitware tools, etc, and extensive hand-holding )
(trilema) BingoBoingo: In other shitware, oil filters reviewed with hacksaw http://www.tobycreek.org/oil_filters/fram.shtml
(trilema) deedbot: http://qntra.net/2017/05/cost-of-running-shitware-continues-bull-run-to-the-moon/ << Qntra - Cost Of Running Shitware Continues Bull Run To The Moon
(trilema) asciilifeform: all want shitware.
(trilema) asciilifeform: mircea_popescu: back when i actually gave a shit, i looked for a copy of the relevant shitware. never found.
(trilema) asciilifeform: i.e. runs with plain gdb, and 0 winblows liquishitware and nda.
(trilema) asciilifeform: ^ d00d kicked out of genderfuckshitware open sores 'project' for... being aficionado of ancient s&m fiction
(trilema) asciilifeform: Framedragger: nope and nope, intel's thing only works with their shitware
(trilema) asciilifeform: at one point it was an ok place to get shitware samples
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( while we're on subj, gotta wonder how many of the 'death ray' folx even ~did~ ever do any such thing as running tor, 'dealing on darkmarket', etc. and how many -- simply idiots, infected with usg shitware and then 'plea bargain' because 0 effective defense )
(trilema) asciilifeform: my first guess was that the thing was silently pwned long ago, and attempts 'driveby' shitwareization, but no dice.
(trilema) asciilifeform: speaking of shitware lelz, i have here a toy comp that logs in 'with finger', and after the incident with the cement, guess wat!!
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( most famously, smbx lispm was findable for a few hundy during a very brief burst when amex flooded the market with theirs, which had been replaced with java shitware )
(trilema) asciilifeform: http://openpgp.org/software <<< aaaah apparently not only koch liquishit but 'here pick from this long list of shitwares, ALL GREAT!111'
(trilema) asciilifeform: the embedded shitwares (cams, phones, etc) in particular.
(trilema) asciilifeform: (buncha boxes pxebooting from lan simultaneously, round the clock, for shitware analysis)
(trilema) asciilifeform: hey that doesn't differ so much from rest of the shitware industry now does it.
(trilema) asciilifeform: http://btcbase.org/log/2016-12-03#1577428 << holyshit i forgot how donkey was originally commercial shitware! with ads!
(trilema) asciilifeform: mircea_popescu: problem is that the thing hangs on a megatonne of open Sores shitware that is >trb-sized
(trilema) asciilifeform: and speaking of shitware, https://archive.is/91uFx ( moar detail -- https://archive.is/0Dxzi ) -- memory corruption 'oops' in linux kernel ipv6 stack.
(trilema) pete_dushenski: mats: do you see the appeal in the whole autonomous driving thing ? it strikes me as appealing to the same neophilic and inconsiderate mind that wanted to vote shillary in simply because she's a woman and WOULDN'T THAT BE GREAT, not because the consequences had any bearing on the decision making process. frankly the idea that sv-shitware was in total control of my vehicle is frightening. that many millions
(trilema) asciilifeform: kmalkki: the sage edk is shitware
(trilema) a111: Logged on 2016-09-23 16:10 asciilifeform: ( the manufacturer's soft was certificably worthless, it was a java shitware , believe it )
(trilema) asciilifeform: ( the manufacturer's soft was certificably worthless, it was a java shitware , believe it )
(trilema) asciilifeform: intel and arium sell similar devices that work with (strictly) intel mobos, but they cost five-figure usd, with MANDATORY support contract, and their software is winblows shitware.
(trilema) asciilifeform: crapple box is quite comparable to a stainless steel prison toilet - it resists whatever attempt at modification, either by user or whatever shitware he syphilitically encounters
(trilema) asciilifeform realized just now that question http://btcbase.org/log/2016-08-24#1528307 seemed quite strange to mircea_popescu most likely on account of his not buying shitware to-break-it.
(trilema) asciilifeform: 'scripts' is misnomer, these are docs, mainly concerning the patching of fw in proprietary shitware (e.g., cisco, fortinet)
(trilema) asciilifeform: http://btcbase.org/log/2016-07-31#1511886 << run moar open sores 'seeekooority-focused' shitware!111
(trilema) asciilifeform: if from nothing else but that they WITHOUT EXCEPTION require shitware on pc side
(trilema) asciilifeform: Framedragger: anything that uses google's crypto libs is shitware.
(trilema) asciilifeform: i found that it is a 100% perfect litmus for shitware.
(trilema) asciilifeform: Framedragger: yes, shitware.
(trilema) BingoBoingo: ^ Literal application of shitware tag
(trilema) asciilifeform: http://btcbase.org/log/2016-05-03#1462135 << not the point. i want to know ~what piece of shitware generated it~
(trilema) asciilifeform: phf: the perennial question re shitware, no ?
(trilema) mod6: so if derps wanna use centralized mining shitware, they can continue. but i wont, and you wont.
(trilema) assbot: Logged on 11-01-2016 01:43:46; adlai: let them spend a little more. let them scam an ISP off a half-decent-shitware-router. idc.
(trilema) adlai: let them spend a little more. let them scam an ISP off a half-decent-shitware-router. idc.
(trilema) asciilifeform: while we're doing shitware,
(trilema) asciilifeform: punkman: aha, i had the doug lenat scans OCR'd on some weird proprietary shitware
(trilema) ascii_field: http://log.bitcoin-assets.com/?date=03-11-2015#1315011 << holy fuck, it's as if we didn't have ~enough~ 1990s shitware living on as undead
(trilema) BingoBoingo: shinohai: "shitware" is one of qntra's oldest established tags
(trilema) shinohai: Nice summary of copay BingoBoingo (tagged "shitware")
(trilema) asciilifeform: nothing that existed and worked in '86 could really pass as shitware by today's standards.
(trilema) decimation: they might be shitware, but could be the nucleus of non-winblows designware
(trilema) trinque: ben_vulpes: so pipelinedb turned out to be YC shitware
(trilema) trinque: rather than being replaced with a bunch of consumer friendly skeuomorphic shitware
(trilema) BingoBoingo: mircea_popescu: Of course. It's just amazing how shitware isn't limited to the stuff that Stan blawgs about.
(trilema) decimation: house of cards microcode shitware?
(trilema) decimation: asciilifeform: microsoft produces shitware -> sony uses shitware -> 'best' korea abuses shitware -> usg gains 'writ' to more tax dollars
(trilema) thestringpuller: cazalla: well given BingoBoingo's prevention of shitware piece, maybe more non-time-sensitive pieces?
(trilema) decimation: at least with the shitware I was running, they would regularly crash
(trilema) BingoBoingo: Well yes, normally seems to stay on victim's computer, but if they can lock the files, they can include other shitware
(trilema) Scrat: even added the ask toolbar shitware on its desktop installer