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A strictly Linux phone? I'm looking forward to seeing how it goes. I know the fairphone has a good following, but maybe Pine can help with alternatives.
Source - https://fossbytes.com/pinephone-linux-smartphone-149/
#Linux #SmartPhone #PinePhone
Don M
Those are new to me. Thanks for sharing that!
Don M

Internet Privacy Tools Site

For the privacy and security conscious out there, I just found this site [https://www.privacytools.io/] and it looks pretty interesting.

#Infosec #Privacy #OnlinePrivacy
Don M
@Martin Schuster Oh, I thought it was like the guide said, where it got reset every time you upgraded. That's okay then. Wow, so they actually did something about that, after all these years?
[citation needed]
Well why else would they do that? Literally every other piece of software, older and newer than Netscape Navigator, uses a separate file/directory for its list of root certificate authorities. Netscape pulled all sorts of shenanigans to try and screw with people. I still think CORBA is a plot by the lizard people to make web browsers impossible to understand.
cy
@Cy wrote:
Well why else would they do that?
My guess would be that it was just easier to do it this way -- otherwise they would have had to implement a parser for cert-files, and reading PEM- or DER-encoded stuff is simply painful. There was a article by iirc jwz where he described the work environment they had to endure while coding the SSL-support (can't find it right now), which leads me to apply Hanlon's razor.
I still think CORBA is a plot by the lizard people to make web browsers impossible to understand.
Oh, this is of course true. Real humans would never come up with that :)
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