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I'm trying to find with lightweight GUI dependencies. Only one I've been able to find so far is Scalar scalar.sourceforge.net/ Anyone know of other puzzle for /C++ that only require or other lightweight options? Thanks.

Con at Home 2021 is July 23rd to 25th, 2021. See more info at: comic-con.org/cci/2021/athome and fans might be interested.

I've been putting together a list of and/or C++ () programs and libraries: lmemsm.dreamwidth.org/10325.ht Suggestions for additions are very welcome.

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List of resources of free/libre open source software for Computer Aided Design

OSArch
Open Source Architecture Community
wiki.osarch.org

FreeCAD Forum
Your own 3D parametric modeler
forum.freecadweb.org

Blender
The infamous 3D animation modeler, can be used in workflow with CADs (see OSArch)
blender.org

LeoCAD
Lego, Bricks, and GNU GPL
leocad.org

BRL-CAD
Trusted by U.S. Military, 30 years of dev.
brlcad.org

#CAD #FreeSoftware #OpenSource

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"A team of amazing volunteers has created a huge open-source library of over 600 free-to-use icons for healthcare projects. Amazing effort to create a public good for the world." 😍 💊 💉

Project coordinated by Daniel Burka, who is asking the community to spread the word.

healthicons.org

#OpenSourceDesign

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Picard civics tip: If there is one truth, one constant that history shows us over and over, it is that resistance is never futile.

Original tweet : twitter.com/PicardTips/status/

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Fun info if you want to make small audio files: If you reduce the sample rate from 44100 to 11025hrz, the mp3 version doesn’t get appreciably smaller, but the ogg vorbis one does

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Dick Miller also requested you know the agenda has been updated to reflect what actually happened at the meeting.

This is the kind of note he sends with the announcements emails.

The Natick FOSS Archive web page now is updated with the links from our Thursday, July 8th virtual meeting. That includes a link to the two-hour meeting itself, on YouTube. Very big thanks to our volunteers and Jitsi Meet, who make this possible. Enjoy!

millermicro.com/FOSSUserGroupA

Anyone else using to monitor ? I use the server status feature of PGAdmin3 a lot and haven't been able to find other FLOSS programs with similar features. I've been investigating options for continuing to use PGAdmin3 with later versions of :
lmemsm.dreamwidth.org/19609.ht

Wanted to share my favorite program in honor of . It's called xfireworks. packages.debian.org/sid/games/ It works on Linux and systems with X Windows. I've also ported it to Windows and Android using . Happy and be safe.

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Embroidery #Wordplay is a simple #wordsearch #puzzle with one answer. Start with one of the letters with a gray background and move to the next letter, but only horizontal or vertical from where you start. No diagonals - each square just once.

Please use DM or CW to give answers to let everyone enjoy the search!

Starting with one of the letters in a
gray square, find the hidden word.
Next letter horizontal or vertical from
the first. No diagonals.
No square may be used again.
Minimum 7 letters

Anyone know of any good blogs or discussion sites for finding and sharing ? I've mentioned a few resources here: lmemsm.dreamwidth.org/1142.htm
Would be interested in finding others. Recommendations appreciated. Thanks.

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To knock back loneliness' fear,
It should, by now, be very clear
Whether you do it early or late
To connect, here, is to participate.

To have your craved digital touch
You need to be involved, and such.
Lurking and reading along can be fine
But engagement's two-way, by design.

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#SmallPoems

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@atom_surfer I use -u and pipe it to diffh. Output from diffh can be viewed in a web browser. diffh puts the information side by side and highlights the differences between the two files. Find it as useful as GUI based difference utility solutions. is available at Sourceforge. I've done some patching to the version I use for better memory handling, but it's a really nice utility. Used it to provide file comparison capabilities for programming editors too.

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#WordOfTheDay
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agomphious

Pronunciation /əˈɡɒmfɪəs/
adjective
rare
Lacking teeth; toothless.

Origin
Late 19th century. From scientific Latin Agomphia + -ous.

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As far as Bob was concerned any argument against any of his positions was agomphious, totally edentulous, and could be ignored.

@TheOuterLinux Saw your posts about PyschOS486. Nice concept. Not enough distributions for older computers around. The PsychDOS distribution sounds great too. Have you seen at Sourceforge? It's a great example of how much you can do with , and Open Source.

Anyone have plans for ( ) this year? They just opened up registration for teams at softwarefreedomday.org/ It's a great opportunity to share the benefits of using , and
( ) with others.

A lot of people keep promoting Pinterest and say it's great for looking up information such as recipes. Don't seem to have any luck looking for topics of interest on Pinterest. Keep wondering what it's good for. When our local library did an intro to Pinterest, I finally found a use for it. Decided it might be a good medium to advocate , and to those unfamiliar with it. Here's a link to my list of useful programs on Pinterest: pinterest.com/lmemsm/open-sour

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