Propaganda: Processing Begins

The Image Processing Division of Bundito Heavy Industries reports success in analyzing the first batch of Propaganda tiles. Terminal output attached as proof of life. UPDATE (19:03) I’ve crunched through all 19 (or is it 18.5?) volumes of the Propaganda tiles and stored all the color information in a SQLite database. I’ve got the three […]

The Propaganda Tiles, Math Edition

UIn the previous entry in the Propaganda Tiles series, I wrote about the history of the tiles, and my plans to sort them by color. It turns out this requires a dramatic amount of mathematics, almost all of which are miles above my head. The primary field that works on this kind of image processing […]

Triaging Leads To Fixing

As that more-senior KDE contributor wrote on Reddit, keep looking through the bug reports. Maybe you’ll find one you can fix. I spent some time going through the day’s bug reports, trying to confirm or replicate the reported error. I ran across a number of interesting problems. Some I could recreate, others I couldn’t. At […]