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Jeroen Wiert Pluimers
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I'll be on my https://wiert.me blog and https://twitter.com/jpluimers, even though both do not fit well with my G+ usage patterns.

MeWe is out for now as it is not indexed by public search engines. Not yet sure about Diaspora (even though one of my OpenSuSE machines is called Diaspore). I am trying wiert@pluspora.com (find me back using https://pluspora.com/people?q=wiert )
Pinned: Where will I go when G+ sinks?

I'm working on it, and don't yet know. When I know, I'll update this post here, and add a comment so if you will have subscribed to the comment thread, you should get a notification.

I don't expect to figure these things out before January 2019.
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Up until Widows 8.1, you could use wuapp to start the Windows Update panel. For a while, Windows 10 needed a cumbersome language specific workaround described at Windows 10 – language neutral batch file to start Windows. That stopped working after a few…
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Today, Niklaus Wirth, “father” of The Pascal Programming Language turned 85. Happy birthday! Almost 50 years ago, Niklaus Wirth submitted his famous paper “The Programming Language Pascal” which was published early 1971 Luckily it is archived on both the…
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Since I needed to maintain a Windows PC behind a VPN connection via the console (so not via RDP sessions) including installation of software, I needed a (preferably free or open source) solution supporting elevation through UAC (User Account Control). For…
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Interesting read [WayBack] Mysterious Case Of Wrong Value. In order to capture by value (which in C++ you can specify), you need an intermediate function like Dalija describes: function CreateFunction(Value: Integer): TFunc; begin Result := function:…
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In the mean time I’ve made a bit of progress on btrfs free space. It’s complicated. Still. Let me start with an example system that has details further below. total of quotas is slightly more than 1.1 Gibibyte Sometimes this helps making the quota list…
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Somehow I’ve been doing Unix like work off and on for most of my life. So I know many ancient shell shortcuts (like Ctrl-E for end-of-line and Ctrl-A for start-of-line) by heart. Many don’t, or even list shortcuts as if they are for the shell, but in fact…
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Delphi VCL units that are not using any other VCL units: Vcl.Bind.Consts Vcl.Consts Vcl.ComStrs Vcl.HtmlHelpViewer Vcl.IdAntiFreeze Vcl.Imaging.GIFConsts Vcl.Imaging.JConsts Vcl.Imaging.pnglang Vcl.OleConst Vcl.ShellAnimations Vcl.Shell.ShellConsts…
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