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re: Drupal 7: end-of-life in November 2021
I think it's a step back. Withdrawing support and forcing u...
re: Is Robert "uncle Bob" Martin a racist? Or how come people recently call him that?
Why would "uncle Bob" be racist? I can't see anything from a ...
re: Are client side or server side web analytics more accurate?
Aren't server-side analytics always going to lose out to page...
re: Scrolling to a specific element on a page
One problem with scrollIntoView is that it scrolls the window...
re: Getting Started With the Terminal
Hi there. I'd like to suggest removing the prefix "Bash" on ...
re: Setting up Windows for development
On LCD panels, going below the native resolution is often sub...
re: I'm still using Firefox
I use Firefox for my personal browsing and (mostly) Chrome fo...
re: Setting up Windows for development
I think the trade-offs are a little much. Dropping your resol...
re: What aliases and scripts do you use?
I only use a couple, because I'm not overly keen on aliases. ...
re: What do you love most about DEV?
I've never heard the expression and can't find any search res...
re: What do you love most about DEV?
I am pointing out this last bit because of how shocked I was...
re: What do you love most about DEV?
No pubs?
re: Top 3 Things to Drop From Resumes - Discuss Additional!
I guess I'd leave the school in if it was your first job appl...
re: Paid Developer tools you can´t live without?
Stop spreading this misinformation I'm not spreading misin...
re: Digital Garden
did you read the article I referenced? Yes, that's why I ...
re: 💡 GitHub Sponsors and dev.to posts
I think the existing monetisation system is a better idea. Mo...
re: Digital Garden
I'm not sure what distinguishes this idea from a regular blog...
re: It's my birthday!
On to the important question: do you have any cake left over?
re: Welcome Thread - v80
But you like good black tea and the command line, so I'm glad...
re: The Best Way To Dark Mode Your Website In My Opinion.
Won't this give you a flash of the light theme until the scri...
re: $ considered harmful
I've pondered this myself. I use it in embedded scripts-that-...
re: Instagram flaw
No verification apart from the valid username and password, r...
re: 👇 Drop Links to Your Linkedin so We Can All Connect 💜
You can add your LinkedIn link to your profile already. Click...
re: Top 3 Things to Drop From Resumes - Discuss Additional!
Your age. This can be inferred anyway, by your list of jobs ...
re: Paid Developer tools you can´t live without?
Who is this reply to? Sorry, threading is only a level or two...
re: Paid Developer tools you can´t live without?
I don't think it's overwhelming at all, I see what people are...
re: Paid Developer tools you can´t live without?
If you want to change how the card looks, it´s just a single...
re: WeeklyFinds(1) : Elevator.js
elevator.js is one of the best things on the Internet. Highly...
re: Paid Developer tools you can´t live without?
It is a blessing for backend developers like me who suck at ...
re: What to do when rebase goes wrong?
Also, git rebase --abort is your friend :)
re: Getting started with Zsh
I mean that zsh doesn't have theme support at all. oh-my-zsh ...
re: 🇬🇧🕵️ GDPR, can I avoid that giant preference modal?
I'm going to be that person: The easiest way to not display ...
re: Dirty tip: How to remember weird commands you sometimes need
Turn them into aliases! history | grep '[A-Z]FIX' | sed -e...
re: Getting started with Zsh
I didn't realise you could change to a directory by typing it...
re: What do you ask when are applying to a job?
To someone who would be my peer: What's the biggest challen...
re: https for PyLadies Dublin github page?
Hmm, that's a bit of a pain, isn't it? I know it doesn't matt...
re: Light Mode or Dark Mode, which do you prefer?
"We" might have been, but it's more generational than that. I...
re: Light Mode or Dark Mode, which do you prefer?
I disregard "dark mode" except where it's tied to lighting co...
re: What is the best text editor? (Using Science)
Get back to the evil beard universe.
re: 1 Simple Trick to Boost Performance Using Reduce
I appreciate this, and see the benefit to performance, but un...
re: When things are back to normal, will you be working from home or in an office?
I'm hoping to stay working from home. Something I twote the ...
re: How Much Have You Made Off Of DEV Monetization?
I've made less than that. Nothing, actually, not even a zilli...
re: To Post or Not To Post
I usually have a bunch of draft posts hanging around that I t...
re: A simple way to debug PHP applications.
Hi Akshay. I did something similar a while ago when I was fr...
re: What our your thoughts on the new Hey email service?
My thoughts are that it's completely self-aggrandising. They...
re: Your year in DEV - Check your stats!
Only just stumbled across this in Q3 2020. Looks very nice!
re: What harmful habits do developers pick up over time?
Thinking you're an expert in other fields (like UX or QA or d...
re: Productivity: Is Instagram overrated?
I guess the difference is that I never really saw Instagram a...
re: Productivity: Is Instagram overrated?
No, not really? I mean, I don't spend time on LinkedIn anywa...
re: Essential terminal packages in 2020
This is always going to be opinionated, especially when peopl...
re: Becoming an accessibility-focused developer
Oh hello, fellow accessibility-minded Edinburger!
re: I made $100 every hour by sharing HEY invite codes
There are a million cloud email providers that provide privac...
re: A-chip Mac
"PowerPC" is four syllabes?
re: How to get rid off hero banners on DEV.to
I manipulate sites to remove unwanted content that isn't ads,...
re: How about a "transferrable" coding interview question?
I think it's generally unfair to get a candidate to do a tech...
re: What is your fitness routine?
Today I am learning to make chocolate pretzels. I have kneade...
re: These 5 Women Who Code Are Killin It On Youtube!
I've never really thought of looking up software people on Yo...
re: The Unbearable Whiteness of Coding
It absolutely can be a supply problem, but that's addressed i...
re: The Unbearable Whiteness of Coding
speaking of US race relations as if they carry over to other...
re: Testing Big Sur beta 11 installation on MacBook Air (13-inch, Early 2015)
This is pretty much par for the course with Apple updates, an...
re: Is it worth to write blog about topics which are already well explained?
I think everyone has a unique take on topics. When you say, ...
re: The Unbearable Whiteness of Coding
Well, one thing we can do is reinstate grants for university ...
re: What's my age again?
It's definitely iffy.
re: Ruin a Programming Language Challenge
Nope.
re: Give one Short Piece of Advice or Wisdom to Beginning Programmers
Go home at 5, 5:30, whenever it is the place is supposed to s...
re: Give one Short Piece of Advice or Wisdom to Beginning Programmers
But what if it is?
re: 🐧 Why I switched back from Windows to Linux (Arch/Manjaro)
As far as Manjaro being the easier to install, the last time ...
re: Is your Linux distro fully compatible with your PC?
I've not had a problem with Debian or Ubuntu on a collection ...
re: Ruin a Programming Language Challenge
I'm not good at these. But I'll give you C-shart.
re: How to prove you are a programmer in one sentence?
"Hi, I'm a programmer." I'm not sure of a better way to prov...
re: linux : bash script conditions
You list [ STRING =~ PATTERN ] in your single-bracket conditi...
re: What hacking actually is?
Can I suggest that you avoid making links with the text "clic...
re: How I set my Linux computer for coding
Transmission isn't illegal, or indeed for anything illegal. ...
re: The Command Line for First-Timers
It's cool that you're showing how to do things on different s...
re: Fired for Agility
Where is the incentive to delight the customer? Developers a...
re: How much did you really know before landing your first DEV job?
I don't know if this is going to be a helpful comment, since ...
re: The Mystery has been solved after 1000s of years
That's someone else's joke. I guess they came up with it... f...
re: Non-binary developer here!
How it this the wrong place to talk about anything? There's l...
re: Getting a Hey Invite Code using a Twitter Bot
This is interesting, if a little bit of a grey area as far as...
re: Could Apple Be Forced to Reduce App Store Fees?
Have they ever thought to themselves that if all of a sudden...
re: Could Apple Be Forced to Reduce App Store Fees?
Everyone always knew the App store took a lot of money. We ha...
re: Dev.to's new UI 🔥
I'm also wondering now why posts have a different "heart" ico...
re: Dev.to's new UI 🔥
Someone mentioned the "pulse" effect on another thread and I ...
re: Basecamp and Shape-Up: Real-World Experience
I haven't heard of shape-up before, but I've always dreaded w...
re: Who else misses DEV's old Unicorn n Heart icons?
It definitely doesn't do that for me.
re: How to Verify Your Instagram Account ✅ in Just 4 Minutes (2020) | Instagram Blue Tick Account
Because the video's been taken down, it's not on-topic for DE...
re: Who else misses DEV's old Unicorn n Heart icons?
What pulse?
re: Dev.to's new UI 🔥
I like it, though I wouldn't have guessed the unicorn icon wa...
re: How to Verify Your Instagram Account ✅ in Just 4 Minutes (2020) | Instagram Blue Tick Account
I think your youtube video has been taken down because of som...
re: How to rename your master branch to something else
@mrsaeeddev if you're going to hide my comment, could you re...
re: How to rename your master branch to something else
I'm not trying to say people shouldn't do it, I'm pointing ou...
re: How to rename your master branch to something else
I'm happy for people to rename "master" to "main" (or "produc...
re: How software can be racist (and what you can do to stop it)
I think there's an ironic bias in your article where you impl...
re: Why You Shouldn't Use OFFSET and LIMIT For Your Pagination
People are used to that in pagination. Go to ebay and sort by...
re: Why You Shouldn't Use OFFSET and LIMIT For Your Pagination
Is it lunch time already?
re: Share your experience using IRC and other communication tools as a developer
Nowadays I use weechat which I leave going in a tmux session....
re: Tips for Running Scripts in Production
When I do this (which is more often than I'd admit in an inte...
re: Finally built a vscode extension
Oh that's a very neat little idea.
re: Handy github commands
These apply more generally to git than to github (barring the...
re: Global Smart Home Market Anticipated to Become USD 89.9 Billion by 2024
How do you see this affecting developers, the core users of t...
re: Which Git Tool do you use in your work, Git GUI, Git Bash, Git CMD ?
You bring up Git Bash and Git CMD so I assume you're targetin...
re: TIL: you can use `cd ~number` to navigate back to previously visited directories
I didn't know this. I like this but find it takes a little th...
re: I'm Leaving DEV. Here's Why.
finally feel that it's time to commit to my own personal blo...
re: Must Have Vim Plugins
I probably make no secret that I don't like NERDTree. Well, I...
re: The Case for Comma-Leading Lists
I understand why people are looking at leading commas, but th...
re: Do you consider the term "blacklist" a "racist" term? If yes, what is the alternative?
The etymology might not have anything to do with race, but th...
re: Do you consider the term "blacklist" a "racist" term? If yes, what is the alternative?
Let’s abolish the conotation/denotation of green for money, ...
re: What sourcery is this?
I feel this might be more of a brain dump than a tutorial, so...
re: Should DEV.to have a feature like Quora ?
Having used Quora for a decade, I can firmly agree that showc...
re: Editor Almighty
I disagree when you say things like NERDTree would be better ...
re: You can now web-monetize your DEV posts! (But don't get your hopes up too quickly)
I'm way more curious about how this works than I am in actual...
re: Feeling a little discouraged
Your point about training people up remotely is a good one. I...
re: TIL about zshell startup
I have this in my .bashrc, .bash_profile and .zshrc: [ -f ~...
re: TabNine - Put your coding speed to the next level
It's free-ish. It's proprietary SAAS, so it needs an Internet...
re: I was emailed after abandoning a registration form. I did not click Submit. This is not ok.
I've definitely worked with agencies who do this in the past,...
re: Name a Non-Programming 📖 Book that will Make you a Better 👨‍💻👩‍💻 Programmer
This is kinda cheating, but Algorithms To Live By, by Brian C...
re: 🛑Stop using `this` instead use `globalThis` for global variables
They've chosen a poor name there, I think. 'global' implies i...
re: MacBooks and it's storage issues, how are you dealing with it?
I put all my containers and stuff on a real computer where I ...
re: What did you learn this week on Dev.to?
Not quite this week, but I learnt that DEV has multiple Twitt...
re: SMS/Call Bombing using TBomb for linux distribution and Termux
This is possibly interesting from a code point of view, but ...
re: Wrapping my Brain around Recursion
Also see this related article: ...
re: Ben++
I'm reporting this joke.
re: A quick a11y CSS trick
Ironically, yellow isn't very easy to see against the most co...
re: Classical CSS vs CSS in JavaScript
My bias is that I don't use Javascript much, and I don't use ...
re: I created my own Pure CSS Micro-Framework, a tale 🙃
Can you disable the scoping?
re: List of top Open Source alternatives to popular products.
And Syncthing for a different approach.
re: How to make a browser console log wait until after a page reload
You could say that if any of your users don't know where the...
re: I'm really fucking scared for earth; here's why:
When I was your age, I thought the world was about 80% likely...
re: Live-streaming yourself developing
It's an interesting idea, even though it's not for me. Thanks...
re: Do we need Regex?
I think regex are great. Mostly, I think they're great for u...
re: Beautify your Windows Terminal 🦄
The Windows Terminal is a modern, fast, efficient, powerful,...
re: Changelog: New Home Feed Styling
Oh, I found it, in app/models/article.rb:31 has_many :top...
re: Changelog: New Home Feed Styling
I like the comments in my feed, but what makes a comment "pro...
re: VSCode vs Vim
Looks interesting. I've always avoided neovim, but I think I ...
re: TIME TO SAY BYE BYE DOCKER !!! Era of Docker is over...
Quite surprised Podman hasn't been sued by Apple yet for havi...
re: VSCode vs Vim
I'm diehard Vim all the way. I think it has the best UX of an...
re: Should remote workers be paid differently based on location?
I think that as long as we're not talking about the kind of w...
re: Why you need SQL window functions (part 1)
There's always more in SQL. I don't use it much these days, b...
re: Which hosting do you use?
I have Ramnode VPS to run some simple sites, but tbh I don't ...
re: My mixed feelings about Tailwind CSS
Instead of repetitively writing color: white in multiple cla...
re: I do not consent you cookie consent dialog
I've been thinking about making an extension recently to do s...
re: I do not consent you cookie consent dialog
Why did you choose to make a dedicated extension rather than ...
re: Redesigning a Login Form | Full Process
I watched the video and think that it's a nice visual improve...
re: New MacBook Pro Dev Setup
Apart from the language choices, it's fairly similar to my se...
re: Bash function to add TILs from the command line
That's neat. I might suggest using the EDITOR variable to pi...
re: Hello! A small introduction from an artist and software engineer
Well it had such enthusiastic pictures I couldn't not!
re: Hello! A small introduction from an artist and software engineer
That's a cool introduction :)
re: Invisible Cloak
Why are you linking this to Harry Potter?
re: Are you advancing in your career? What does it mean to you?
No. I don't really have a career, I have a job. There's nowh...
re: Welcome Thread - v74
Making bots are a great way to get into a new language :)
re: Welcome Thread - v74
Oh wow that sounds brilliant.
re: Welcoming Gracie Gregory to the DEV Team
I didn't realise these existed!
re: Welcoming Gracie Gregory to the DEV Team
Hey, Gracie. Good luck with those 20 feeds... wait, why does ...
re: Am I the only one waiting for the css war dies out?
I'm waiting for AI to catch up with CSS, because the current ...
re: Is the Tailwind approach a big step forward for CSS or just-yet-another-thing?
I would argue that if you can't come up with a class name fo...
re: create a shortcut to toggle paste mode with Vim
You can use ! to toggle the state of an option, so I have thi...
re: This is how I turned my old laptop into a server.
Sometimes people have a year of experience with something and...
re: This is how I turned my old laptop into a server.
Oh, Koel looks very swish.
re: This is how I turned my old laptop into a server.
Why's that?
re: Is the Tailwind approach a big step forward for CSS or just-yet-another-thing?
I think it's a medium-sized step backwards. I mean, it's onl...
re: Windows and Linux: A Sane Discussion
I think the point is that I don't know, and can't know, what'...
re: Windows and Linux: A Sane Discussion
I think that it doesn't matter what Microsoft do. They could ...
re: PHP 8 in 8 code blocks
This is the first I've seen of these, and I worry that they'r...
re: Workspace Wednesday: Show me pics of your at-home setup
You don't have to do anything with kits like these. They're u...
re: What Your IDE Says About You
I use it like that. In fact, and I know this is getting 180-d...
re: Why you should remove Google Analytics from your site
My take after looking at the website is that it has simplicit...
re: What Your IDE Says About You
"Hahaha", he says, clicking the little heart icon, while secr...
re: Why you should remove Google Analytics from your site
How does it compare to Matomo/Piwik?
re: Workspace Wednesday: Show me pics of your at-home setup
Well it's a reasonable size for most things. I could fit 2x24...
re: Workspace Wednesday: Show me pics of your at-home setup
I haven't tidied this or posed anything for the photo so it's...
re: Workspace Wednesday: Show me pics of your at-home setup
I can't tell from the contrast, but that looks very like my R...
re: Slack is down
A great example of everyone relying on one centralised platfo...
re: Move on to Drupal 8, Be Ready for Drupal 9!
It's still virtually impossible to use D8 in an entirely OO m...
re: Should you get certified to land a job in tech?
I think being certified in certain sectors can be useful. Lik...
re: What's your wifi's name?
I've always thought it was kinda clunky using non-ASCII chara...
re: Zoom has acquired Keybase
I was reading their blog post last night. It's full of all th...
re: What domain names are you holding on to?
Still got the.littlest.website. Still don't know what I'll d...
re: Are you using WiFi or Ethernet right now?
Wired if it's a desktop PC, wireless otherwise.
re: What is your top tool that most devs would be surprised you use regularly?
I have had iabbr :poo: 💩 in my .vimrc for a million years. Ve...
re: What are the absolute top learning priorities for getting the first junior software engineering job?
Everything here seems to be about getting a front-end web dev...
re: Do you pay for any indie software?
It's pretty good. What my boss appreciates most is being able...
re: My portfolio 📜
I'm not keen on the way that the main navigation is all for s...
re: Do you pay for any indie software?
I pay for indie games. Also for a couple of services. I conv...
re: StackOverflow isn't as useful anymore? I use GitHub more often.
It's the fact that more and more projects have their document...
re: StackOverflow isn't as useful anymore? I use GitHub more often.
Yes, I strongly disagree with this first conclusion.
re: Welcome Thread - v70
Hey, code and poetry are practically the same thing, right?
re: Tell me about your first email address
Hmm. 1993, my exciting university times, using diskless works...
re: Have you ever checked the Double Fine website?
They don't give a F? That's very true. They'll sell you a g...
re: Fast your *NIX machine
Isn't that the point of cache, though, to fill up and improve...
re: Comic: Have you Heard of Configuration Management?
Always like a good comic representation of a concept.
re: Do you still have Windows in your Machine?
I still have Windows, yes, on my gaming machine. Since I've...
re: How do you handle negative comments?
My brain has a built-in abs() function.
re: Easily distracted while working? Here are 5 ways to stay focused and cut distractions
I have literally stopped working to read this article.
re: Which Window Manager Are You Using?
Mutter :) But this is because I've just recently decided t...
re: Tell us what your top unpopular tech opinion is 😈
I'm not sure either of those are unpopular: It's definitel...
re: What’s your opinion on the Ruby programming language?
It's weird. Everyone seems to think it's easy to read, but I ...
re: What was your win this week?
I finally climbed the hill closest to my home after having ...
re: What was your win this week?
Your daughter must be tiny to fit in that.
re: 5 things I miss after switching from Windows laptop to MacBookPro.
1 has been a problem for OSX for a long time. There are a l...
re: Is CSS objectively bad?
The biggest problem people have with CSS is that it's not s...
re: Hit me with a good rant
I'm not certain if it does now; it didn't when I upgraded.
re: The one about CSS vs CSS in JS
The problems with non-semantic frameworks are pretty well-d...
re: Hit me with a good rant
You kinda can. I couldn't get karabiner to work with the la...
re: Hit me with a good rant
I don't see many questions here, thinking about it. Maybe it'...
re: Hit me with a good rant
I can't show a portfolio. If you asked me to print hello worl...
re: Hit me with a good rant
I feel the same when walking to work and cyclists hammer do...
re: Hit me with a good rant
The newest MacOS lets you remap capslock to escape, so it'l...
re: The one about CSS vs CSS in JS
I know what you're saying. My distaste for Tailwind, howeve...
re: The one about CSS vs CSS in JS
I'm fairly sure I'm never going to like Tailwind. When I sa...
re: The one about CSS vs CSS in JS
I see Tailwind as more of a problem in search of an audienc...
re: The one about CSS vs CSS in JS
I understand how CSS in JS could be useful when creating an...
re: Exploring the Two Sum Interview Question in JavaScript
Oh, I totally misread your code. I think when I read you we...
re: Exploring the Two Sum Interview Question in JavaScript
Reducing this to a list of unique numbers would fail on ([1...
re: Welcome Thread - v67
Nice. @lydiahallie you're famous now.
re: Wizards Use Vim! My New Book on Vim
This is really interesting.
re: Welcome Thread - v67
Hey Luis. What were you before you became a developer? Mos...
re: Welcome Thread - v67
Hi Victor. What was the shared post?
re: Buying a game console in 2020
My brain is insisting that the 360 is still "the new one". ...
re: Your friend and neighbour WiFi
Sounds like the world needs FON. I occasionally connect to...
re: 🦠🚪 Show your COVID19 work from home desk? 👩🏻‍💻🪑
v. subtle.
re: 🦠🚪 Show your COVID19 work from home desk? 👩🏻‍💻🪑
That angle makes it look like you work in the last act of 2...
re: 🦠🚪 Show your COVID19 work from home desk? 👩🏻‍💻🪑
Here you go.
re: Understanding telemetry features in open-source software
Are there any telemetry-using products or organisations tha...
re: Loneliness in tech
waves in twitter
re: Decentralizing Video Games - An Introduction
In my mind, games are games are games. Sometimes you get a ...
re: Decentralizing Video Games - An Introduction
I have to say, I don't understand a lot of what you're sayi...
re: I don't know why React users downvote my StackOverflow questions just like PHP users
Let's see an example of one of your questions that got down...
re: Why Bootstrap?
That's my biggest problem with all these non-semantic frame...
re: Why Bootstrap?
What if you want to change the layout of your site without ...
re: Windows vs linux?
Yeah, it didn't work for me. Rather, it installs, but since...
re: The Future of the Terminal
I don't really see how?
re: SETUP
Out of curiosity, if you got a computer that never leaves t...
re: The Future of the Terminal
99.9% of everything people go on about as selling points fo...
re: Are you less likely to open a post from an organisation?
I don't tend to notice here and only figure it out if I go ...
re: Windows vs linux?
Oh, scoop looks more interesting than chocolatey! Not tryi...
re: Windows vs linux?
I installed Chocolatey the other day because it's the distr...
re: Windows vs linux?
Windows terminal is ridiculously slow and buggy still. I me...
re: Windows vs linux?
I use WSL on my gaming Windows PC when I'm working from hom...
re: What is your email platform ?
I've been wondering about using something like Proton for a...
re: What is your email platform ?
I really don't like Basecamp as a product. I think it gets ...
re: Top 5 DEV Comments from the Past Week
Oho, that's it, I'm off to that Vim thread RIGHT NOW.
re: Easy refactor ternary conditions to if else
The "before" code made me raise my eyebrows, because I can'...
re: Let's talk about Linux
It's not for creating files at all. That's just a side effe...
re: Shattered or How to bomb interviews as a senior developer
You didn't bomb anything. You got ushered into the wrong sc...
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