plain text 'track changes'
I need to produce a version of a document where the changes compared to an earlier version are marked (as red text, specifically). Both are markdown. What is my best option?
The first thing that occurs to me is to turn them both into LaTeX and use latexdiff. Is there a better way?
Some of you know I've started a blog called FOSS Academic (fossacademic.tech). I'm exploring life as an academic who tries to use as much free and open source software as possible. You know, being a lonely humanities Linux user at a university.
I'm writing to solicit questions people might have about being a FOSS Academic. Or maybe to solicit comments on the FOSS Academic Lifestyle Dream. Not that I know all the things, but I'm curious what questions people have about this area, if any.
Looking for recommendations of software/services to live-subtitle my own talk when presenting through a platform I have no control over.
Context: I'm giving a presetation via GoToWebinar. GTW's transcription & subtitling is awful so the organisers have, quite reasonably, asked me to turn on the subtitles feature in Powerpoint. Except... I'm not using Powerpoint.
I am a philosopher working on philosophy of language and metaphysics. I mostly think about questions raised by Frege, Russell, and Wittgenstein.
I haven't been in the habit of posting much, but maybe I will get back to it.
Neurodiverse vs. Neurodivergent question
One of my survey responses mentioned that Neurodivergent was coined as an explicitly inclusive term after discussion about whether non-autistic people could call themselves neurodiverse
I hadn't heard about this but I'd love to know more! Does anyone have more information about this or a link to somewhere this discussion has happened?
Fediverse, what's your favourite #gemini server?
I'm kinda testing the waters with this now and I'm really liking it.
Currently I'm testing locally with jetforce as it was the easiest to install.
BTW if you have info docs tutorials on
a) how to export to HTML in order to run a WWW replica?
b) how to best set up a public server?
c) what hosting service is your fav?
d) anything else you might deem useful to a newcomer
it's most appreciated.
I would like to define a link target in JATS, like a LaTeX \label. Do I do this with <target>?
It looks like I have to put the <target> within certain other tags, such as <title>.
Would this be OK?
Or should <target> wrap the <p>?
Maybe somebody is an expert on JATS and can help me check that I understand what I'm doing.
Looking to point a student somewhere that will quickly orient them with basic filesystem navigation, input redirection and pipes, file manipulation with grep, sed, awk, etc. and some light shell scripting,
open access publishing in philosophy
I am just about in a position to send it out for feedback. I seriously overestimated how much I could cover in 5000 words.
Anybody here used Trilium https://github.com/zadam/trilium/ or something similar?
I'm slowly compiling a list of graphical outliners that I can suggest people who wouldn't or couldn't use Org mode.
The one with the quotation is puzzling. The version I submitted got it right, so I can only assume some strange rule about quotation marks was (mis)applied. I only noticed when I looked at the paper again years later.
I added an errata page to my site to collect mistakes in my papers:
Ok, GLAM/cultural heritage & adjacent folks: I'm trying to start up a network for those of us interested in data science, and I'd love your thoughts and feedback on what would help and work for you.
Here's a blog post with some initial goals https://erambler.co.uk/blog/glam-datasci-network-what-i-want/
I am a philosopher who works on philosophy of language, metaphysics, and philosophy of mind.
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