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commit 94e1b61c71d61485b2f445e93cc20e61167f2e76
parent 8678a492ae2798c42073e62d0dd717c7d5768ffb
Author: Jake Bauer <jbauer@paritybit.ca>
Date:   Sat,  4 Jul 2020 21:41:28 -0400

Publish new blog post

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Mpages/about.md | 17+++++++++++++++++
Mpages/blog.md | 1+
Apages/blog/generating-my-geek-code.md | 44++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
Mpages/home.md | 4++--
Mpublic/feeds/sitewide-feed.xml | 20++++++++++++++++++++
Mpublic/sitemap.xml | 1+
6 files changed, 85 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/pages/about.md b/pages/about.md @@ -36,3 +36,20 @@ contribution to those organizations or other organizations with similar values. I think that about covers a brief overview of who I am and what I like. Have a look at the extra links at the top of the page to learn more. + +### Geek Code + +The Geek Code is a humorous way to tell other geeks a bit about myself in the +context of geekiness. (It lacks a bit of nuance, so don't take it too +seriously). + +[Click here to create your own](https://geekcode.xyz/geek.html) or [click here +to decode my Geek Code](http://www.joereiss.net/geek/ungeek.html). + +``` +-----BEGIN GEEK CODE BLOCK----- +Version: 3.1 +GCS/TW/O d-(+) s:- a-- C++(+++) UL+++/++++ P+>+++ L+++>++++ E--- W--(++) N+ o? +K- w--- O? M-- V? PS++ PE-- Y++ PGP+ t++@ 5? X? R !tv b+ DI+@ D G e>++ h+ r y? +------END GEEK CODE BLOCK------ +``` diff --git a/pages/blog.md b/pages/blog.md @@ -23,6 +23,7 @@ blog](https://duckduckgo.com/?q=site%3Awww.paritybit.ca%2Fblog&t=hk&ia=web) ### 2020 <ul> + <li>2020-07-04 <a href="blog/generating-my-geek-code">Generating My Geek Code</a></li> <li>2020-07-03 <a href="blog/adding-search-to-my-blog">Adding Search to my Blog</a></li> <li>2020-07-02 <a href="blog/a-month-and-a-half-of-self-hosted-email">A Month-and-a-Half of Self-Hosted Email</a></li> </ul> diff --git a/pages/blog/generating-my-geek-code.md b/pages/blog/generating-my-geek-code.md @@ -0,0 +1,44 @@ +## Generating My Geek Code + +[//]: # "I've seen something called the Geek Code around the Internet on some people's profiles and decided to have a go at creating one for myself." + +[//]: # "main.min.css" + +[//]: # + +<div class="byline"> +<b>Written By:</b> Jake Bauer | + <b>Posted:</b> 2020-07-04 | + <b>Last Updated:</b> 2020-07-04 +</div> + +I've seen something called the Geek Code around the Internet on some people's +profiles. After reading a [recent blog post by Marc +Grondin](https://blog.marcg.pizza/marcg/new-keyboard-and-geekcode-100daystooffload-day-17), +I figured it would be fun to create my own Geek Code and advertise it on my +[about page](/about). + +A Geek Code is essentially a sequence of symbols that, when parsed, give other +people a general idea about someone within the context of very geeky things like +computers and Star Trek. It's straightforward to set up since you just have to +go through the [Geek Code document](https://geekcode.xyz/geek.html) and fill out +your code with the qualifiers that fit you the best. It does lack a little bit +of nuance in some areas, so don't get too hung up on choosing _exactly_ the +right value. + +My Geek Code (as of the time of writing) came out to: + +``` +-----BEGIN GEEK CODE BLOCK----- +Version: 3.1 +GCS/TW/O d-(+) s:- a-- C++(+++) UL+++/++++ P+>+++ L+++>++++ E--- W--(++) N+ o? +K- w--- O? M-- V? PS++ PE-- Y++ PGP+ t++@ 5? X? R !tv b+ DI+@ D G e>++ h+ r y? +------END GEEK CODE BLOCK------ +``` + +Which can be [decoded here](http://www.joereiss.net/geek/ungeek.html). + +_This is my sixtieth post for the +[#100DaysToOffload](https://social.paritybit.ca/tags/100DaysToOffload) +challenge. You can learn more about this challenge over at +[https://100daystooffload.com](https://100daystooffload.com)._ diff --git a/pages/home.md b/pages/home.md @@ -20,6 +20,8 @@ extent)! Access through `gopher://paritybit.ca` or `gemini://paritybit.ca`. src="/img/feed-icon.png" width="15" height="15" alt="Click for RSS Feed"/> </a> </div> +2020-07-04 <a class="feed-item" href="blog/generating-my-geek-code">Generating My Geek Code</a> + 2020-07-03 <a class="feed-item" href="blog/adding-search-to-my-blog">Adding Search to my Blog</a> 2020-07-02 <a class="feed-item" href="blog/a-month-and-a-half-of-self-hosted-email">A Month-and-a-Half of Self-Hosted Email</a> @@ -37,8 +39,6 @@ extent)! Access through `gopher://paritybit.ca` or `gemini://paritybit.ca`. 2020-06-22 <a class="feed-item" href="blog/my-lwn-theme">My LWN Theme</a> 2020-06-21 <a class="feed-item" href="blog/reflecting-on-50-days-of-blogging">Reflecting on 50 Days of Blogging</a> - -2020-06-20 <a class="feed-item" href="blog/how-to-create-an-rss-feed-for-your-blog-3">How to Create an RSS Feed for Your Blog — 3 — Automating Updates</a> ### What is a Parity Bit? It is a bit (in the 1's and 0's sense) used in checking for errors in digital diff --git a/public/feeds/sitewide-feed.xml b/public/feeds/sitewide-feed.xml @@ -7,6 +7,26 @@ <description>The feed that covers all notable additions, updates, announcements, and other changes for the entire paritybit.ca website.</description> <item> + <title>Generating My Geek Code</title> + <link>https://www.paritybit.ca/blog/generating-my-geek-code</link> + <guid>https://www.paritybit.ca/blog/generating-my-geek-code</guid> + <pubDate>Sat, 04 Jul 2020 21:41:19 -0400</pubDate> + <description><![CDATA[<h2 id="generating-my-geek-code">Generating My Geek Code</h2> +<div class="byline"> +<p><b>Written By:</b> Jake Bauer | <b>Posted:</b> 2020-07-04 | <b>Last Updated:</b> 2020-07-04</p> +</div> +<p>I’ve seen something called the Geek Code around the Internet on some people’s profiles. After reading a <a href="https://blog.marcg.pizza/marcg/new-keyboard-and-geekcode-100daystooffload-day-17">recent blog post by Marc Grondin</a>, I figured it would be fun to create my own Geek Code and advertise it on my <a href="/about">about page</a>.</p> +<p>A Geek Code is essentially a sequence of symbols that, when parsed, give other people a general idea about someone within the context of very geeky things like computers and Star Trek. It’s straightforward to set up since you just have to go through the <a href="https://geekcode.xyz/geek.html">Geek Code document</a> and fill out your code with the qualifiers that fit you the best. It does lack a little bit of nuance in some areas, so don’t get too hung up on choosing <em>exactly</em> the right value.</p> +<p>My Geek Code (as of the time of writing) came out to:</p> +<pre><code>-----BEGIN GEEK CODE BLOCK----- +Version: 3.1 +GCS/TW/O d-(+) s:- a-- C++(+++) UL+++/++++ P+&gt;+++ L+++&gt;++++ E--- W--(++) N+ o? +K- w--- O? M-- V? PS++ PE-- Y++ PGP+ t++@ 5? X? R !tv b+ DI+@ D G e&gt;++ h+ r y? +------END GEEK CODE BLOCK------</code></pre> +<p>Which can be <a href="http://www.joereiss.net/geek/ungeek.html">decoded here</a>.</p> +<p><em>This is my sixtieth post for the <a href="https://social.paritybit.ca/tags/100DaysToOffload">#100DaysToOffload</a> challenge. You can learn more about this challenge over at <a href="https://100daystooffload.com">https://100daystooffload.com</a>.</em></p>]]></description> + </item> +<item> <title>Adding Search to my Blog</title> <link>https://www.paritybit.ca/blog/adding-search-to-my-blog</link> <guid>https://www.paritybit.ca/blog/adding-search-to-my-blog</guid> diff --git a/public/sitemap.xml b/public/sitemap.xml @@ -3,6 +3,7 @@ <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca</loc></url> <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/home</loc></url> <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/blog</loc></url> + <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/blog/generating-my-geek-code</loc></url> <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/blog/adding-search-to-my-blog</loc></url> <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/blog/a-month-and-a-half-of-self-hosted-email</loc></url> <url><loc>https://www.paritybit.ca/blog/how-i-keep-my-home-directory-clean</loc></url>