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hpr3086 :: HPR Community News for May 2020

Dave and Ken talk about shows released and comments posted in May 2020

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HPR Community News.

A monthly look at what has been going on in the HPR community. This is a regular show scheduled for the first Monday of the month.

New hosts

There were no new hosts this month.

Last Month's Shows

Id Day Date Title Host
3065 Fri 2020-05-01 The case for the unattributed message Ahuka
3066 Mon 2020-05-04 HPR Community News for April 2020 HPR Volunteers
3067 Tue 2020-05-05 Getting my Python3 code working in Python2 MrX
3068 Wed 2020-05-06 Keeping track of downloads in Elm Tuula
3069 Thu 2020-05-07 Linux Inlaws S01E05 Porn and Skynet monochromec
3070 Fri 2020-05-08 making vim xdg compatible crvs
3071 Mon 2020-05-11 Bash snippet - quotes inside quoted strings Dave Morriss
3072 Tue 2020-05-12 The joy of pip-tools and pyenv-virtualenv clacke
3073 Wed 2020-05-13 Matchbox and Diecast Restoration Tony Hughes AKA TonyH1212
3074 Thu 2020-05-14 For your consideration - Escape Pod Ken Fallon
3075 Fri 2020-05-15 Federated Blogging with WriteFreely Ahuka
3076 Mon 2020-05-18 Keep calm and Virion Dave Morriss
3077 Tue 2020-05-19 Video conference Push to Talk DanNixon
3078 Wed 2020-05-20 Coronavirus Update 2020-05-07 Ahuka
3079 Thu 2020-05-21 Linux Inlaws S01E06 Porn and Trump monochromec
3080 Fri 2020-05-22 Ansible ping Ken Fallon
3081 Mon 2020-05-25 Why do formal verification? Tuula
3082 Tue 2020-05-26 RFC 5005 Part 1 – Paged and archived feeds? Who cares? clacke
3083 Wed 2020-05-27 Mumbling while on lockdown Dave Morriss
3084 Thu 2020-05-28 AudioBookClub 18 - Star Trek: The Continuing Mission Thaj Sara
3085 Fri 2020-05-29 Architectures of Robust Openness Ahuka

Comments this month

These are comments which have been made during the past month, either to shows released during the month or to past shows. There are 29 comments in total.

Past shows

There are 8 comments on 4 previous shows:

This month's shows

There are 21 comments on 11 of this month's shows:

  • hpr3065 (2020-05-01) "The case for the unattributed message" by Ahuka.
    • Comment 1: brian in ohio on 2020-05-01: "enemies"

  • hpr3066 (2020-05-04) "HPR Community News for April 2020" by HPR Volunteers.
    • Comment 1: Tuula on 2020-05-04: "Thanks"
    • Comment 2: Dave Morriss on 2020-05-05: "No problem"
    • Comment 3: clacke on 2020-05-06: "Blood type distribution"
    • Comment 4: Ahuka on 2020-05-06: "I loved the show"
    • Comment 5: Dave Morriss on 2020-05-06: "Re: Blood type distribution"
    • Comment 6: Dave Morriss on 2020-05-06: "Thanks Ahuka"

  • hpr3069 (2020-05-07) "Linux Inlaws S01E05 Porn and Skynet" by monochromec.

  • hpr3071 (2020-05-11) "Bash snippet - quotes inside quoted strings" by Dave Morriss.
    • Comment 1: nobody on 2020-05-22: "Further simplifying"
    • Comment 2: Dave Morriss on 2020-05-22: "To 'nobody' re ANSI-C quoting"

  • hpr3072 (2020-05-12) "The joy of pip-tools and pyenv-virtualenv" by clacke.
    • Comment 1: clacke on 2020-04-30: "Errata: Ubuntu Python virtualenv works just fine"
    • Comment 2: Tuula on 2020-05-12: "Interesting and insightful"

  • hpr3073 (2020-05-13) "Matchbox and Diecast Restoration" by Tony Hughes AKA TonyH1212.
    • Comment 1: Tuula on 2020-05-13: "sounds good"
    • Comment 2: Tony Hughes on 2020-05-14: "Feedback from Tuula"

  • hpr3075 (2020-05-15) "Federated Blogging with WriteFreely" by Ahuka.
    • Comment 1: clacke on 2020-05-01: "Federated link for talk on federated things"

  • hpr3077 (2020-05-19) "Video conference Push to Talk" by DanNixon.
    • Comment 1: Ken Fallon on 2020-05-19: "Brilliant Idea"
    • Comment 2: jezra on 2020-05-19: "an amazing mix of custom hardware and software"

  • hpr3078 (2020-05-20) "Coronavirus Update 2020-05-07" by Ahuka.
    • Comment 1: Zen_floater2 on 2020-05-22: "my magical forrest Atheist comments."

  • hpr3083 (2020-05-27) "Mumbling while on lockdown" by Dave Morriss.
    • Comment 1: DanNixon on 2020-05-29: "Groove based tape format"
    • Comment 2: MrX on 2020-05-31: "Re Groove based tape format"

  • hpr3084 (2020-05-28) "AudioBookClub 18 - Star Trek: The Continuing Mission" by Thaj Sara.
    • Comment 1: Ahuka on 2020-05-28: "Missing Fifty"

Mailing List discussions

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