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The Tips Tip #1 πŸ“ When being introduced to everyone in an office, take the time to make a quick note in a notepad. Name + role. πŸ‘ΉFear: not making eye contact, being rude. πŸ˜‡ Reality: people really appreciate that you care enough about them to make the extra effort....
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Thanks to luxagen for getting me to actually set something up for this. Turned out to be mighty useful when I accidentally trashed half my home folder and wanted to know if syncthing had propagated any of the damage. The use case is slightly different to mine, but RotKraken is...
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The state of the art for dependency management in dotnet land. Having used ruby bundler and npm this makes me cry. I really hope I’m massively wrong about the following information. Please do tell me if I’m wrong and NuGet dependency management is not actually as bad as this! Paket,...
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