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commit 8affd4834fa19474d3bda9e7ee1085895f6181d2
parent b13ea1d078056bc19a22cab5a6f4434e5110ae08
Author: Jake Bauer <jbauer@paritybit.ca>
Date:   Thu, 20 Jan 2022 04:37:53 -0500

Update uses page

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diff --git a/pages/uses.md b/pages/uses.md @@ -13,12 +13,12 @@ check out [how I name my computers](/hostnames), and the ## Software -As far as workstation operating systems: I have previously used OpenBSD, Artix -Linux, Alpine Linux (briefly), Gentoo (briefly), Debian, Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Linux -Mint, MacOS, Windows, and have tried various others. On those systems I -eventually began using a tiling window manager and a bunch of hand-picked +As far as workstation operating systems: I have used OpenBSD, Artix Linux, +Alpine Linux (briefly), Gentoo (briefly), Debian, Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Linux Mint, +MacOS, Windows, and have tried various others. On those systems I eventually +began using a tiling window manager and a bunch of hand-picked applications—which you can check out on the [old software page](/software)—but -have since moved on from that. +have since moved on from that to simpler and more streamlined setups. Over time, my choice in software has shifted from a philosophy of idealist minimalism to one of pragmatism. These days, I prefer to use a tool that will @@ -31,7 +31,7 @@ on with my work and don't impose unnecessary additional cognitive load. > users. > -- Alec Watson, Technology Connections (YouTube) -These days, I use Linux Mint, [Neovim](https://neovim.io/) is my editor of +These days I run various OSes, [Neovim](https://neovim.io/) is my editor of choice since I've already put in the work to learn it and it's very comfortable for me, Ungoogled-Chromium is my browser of choice, and I run a very lean ksh-variant shell (typically without persistent history or advanced tab @@ -55,24 +55,31 @@ Here is a screenshot of what my laptop looks like: MacBook running Linux Mint. Neofetch is displaying the hardware and software information of the system." width="533" height="300px"/></center> +Here is a screenshot of what my desktop looks like: + +<center><img src="/img/current-desktop-ws.png" alt="A screenshot of the desktop on +my workstation PC. Two terminals are tiled next to each other, one showing the +window manager configuration, the other showing the output from +neofetch."/></center> + ## Hardware ### My Main PC -Runs a [Fedora Linux spin](https://spins.fedoraproject.org). Usually Cinnamon -though I do try others. Windows 10 festers on this PC for playing games. +Currently runs [OpenBSD](https://openbsd.org) with +[spectrwm](https://github.com/conformal/spectrwm). Windows 10 festers on this PC +for playing games. * **CPU:** AMD Ryzen 5 1600 w/ Stock Cooler -* **RAM:** 2x8GB + 2x4GB (24GB) G.Skill Ripjaws V and Ripjaws 4 respectively +* **RAM:** 2x8GB G.Skill Ripjaws V * **GPU:** PowerColor Red Dragon RX 580 4GB * **PSU:** EVGA SuperNova G2 Gold 650W * **Motherboard:** AsRock AB350M Pro4 * **Case:** Deepcool Kendomen Black ATX Mid * **Storage:** - **Boot Drive:** Samsung 970 Evo 250GB NVMe SSD - - **Additional Storage:** HGST Deskstar 5K4000 4.0TB 5700RPM HDD - **Windows Boot:** Crucial MX300 275GB SATA SSD - - **Windows Games:** Seagate 360GB 7200RPM HDD + - **Additional Storage:** HGST Deskstar 5K4000 4.0TB 5700RPM HDD * **Monitors:** 1x Dell S2721QS 27" 4K IPS [PCPartPicker build list](https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/b/vpLJ7P). diff --git a/public/img/current-desktop-ws.png b/public/img/current-desktop-ws.png Binary files differ.