Slashdot users are extremely unhappy with the new Slashdot Beta design. The comment section of every single post is devoted to dissatisfaction with the new design.
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The New York City Police Department’s massive and controversial intelligence and analytics unit is evaluating whether Google Glass is a decent fit for investigating terrorists and helping cops lock up bad guys, VentureBeat has learned. The department recently received several pairs of the modernist-looking specs to test out.
“We signed up, got a few pairs of the Google glasses, and we’re trying them out, seeing if they have any value in investigations, mostly for patrol purposes,” a ranking New York City law enforcement official told VentureBeat.
Take a look at the T440p (i.e. the flagship thinkpad). They've removed the mouse buttons, but apart from that it meets all the criteria on your list. At the rate things are going, it's probably going to be the last model with physical function keys.
It would probably have been less work to just change the default interpreter back to python 2.5, and edit only the 'one piece of software' that required python 3 to
The second bit wouldn't even be necessary - as far as I'm aware, the only distro that made python3 the default was Arch. Because python2 is still the default on most systems and incompatible with python3, most programmers working in Python 3 explicitly specify python3 in the shebang. (Using
The reason is that Python 3 does not have a decent MySQL connector.
And that's precisely what this article is about - supporting pre-2.7 and 3.x are almost mutually exclusive due to changes in the language. Once written in 2.7, it's often possible to support 3 via a tool like six.
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