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Cannot access localhost:8000 (Postorius error) (#122) · Issues · mailman / Postorius · GitLab
Difficult enough to get mailman3 running.

‘source /opt/mailman/mailman-bundler/venv-3.4/bin/activate
pip install --upgrade falcon==0.3.0

after that please stop mailman and start it again.’
mailman  email  xemacs 
5 days ago
Pediatric Electrocardiography
Normal values for the QRS complexes and so on in differing age groups.
medicine  paediatrics  cardiology  ecg 
4 weeks ago
Outcomes of Hospitalized Medicare Beneficiaries Treated by Male vs Female Physicians | Health Care Economics, Insurance, Payment | JAMA Internal Medicine | The JAMA Network
‘In this cross-sectional study, we examined nationally representative data of hospitalized Medicare beneficiaries and found that patients treated by female physicians had significantly lower mortality rates (adjusted mortality rate, 11.07% vs 11.49%) and readmission rates (adjusted readmission rate, 15.02% vs 15.57%) …’
medicine  politics-of-the-sexes 
5 weeks ago
How bad is the Windows command line really?
‘The time a batch script takes to execute is at least O(n*(n-1)/2) (aka O(n^2)) in the LENGTH OF THE FILE, INCLUDING COMMENTS. The reason is that the batch engine reads the entire file, then executes a line, then reads the file again, then executes another line, and so on.’
windows  cmd.exe  software  microsoft 
7 weeks ago
NASA - Titan's Surface Organics Surpass Oil Reserves on Earth
‘Saturn's orange moon Titan has hundreds of times more liquid hydrocarbons than all the known oil and natural gas reserves on Earth, according to new data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft. The hydrocarbons rain from the sky, collecting in vast deposits that form lakes and dunes’ Hmm, maybe oil isn’t from old tropical forests.
geology  saturn  titan  oil  natural-gas 
8 weeks ago
Orthodox Celts - Star Of The County Down - YouTube
‘Belgrade’s most popular Irish & Celitic band …’ from 1997.
youtube  celt  orthodox  српски 
11 weeks ago
Twenty questions on atherosclerosis
Bit of useful background, particularly the animal studies.
medicine  cholesterol  statin 
september 2016
What is Overcommit? And why is it bad?
Yes, you need to turn a knob to get Linux to do the right thing with memory allocation; ‘The approach taken in reality when you want to avoid committing too much memory is to account for all the memory that’s allocated. In our credit card analogy, this corresponds to using a credit card, but keeping track of all the purchases on it, and never purchasing more than you have funds to pay off. This turns out to be the Right Thing when it comes to managing virtual memory, and in fact it’s what Linux does when you set the vm.overcommit_memory sysctl parameter to the value 2.’ vm.overcommit_ratio=120 is also needed in my practice
linux  software  joder  dev 
july 2016
John Lanchester · Brexit Blues · LRB 28 July 2016
“As for the much touted Australian ‘points system’, we have nothing to learn from it: immigrants to the UK are better educated and more skilled than immigrants to Australia.”
british-politics  brexit  london-review-of-books 
july 2016
How strtod() Works (and Sometimes Doesn’t) - Exploring Binary
‘But arbitrary-precision division is expensive. Enter David Gay’s strtod(). It uses IEEE floating-point arithmetic when it can, and uses arbitrary-precision arithmetic — not full-blown division though — only when necessary.’
strtod  dev  C 
july 2016
Dr Fútbol ¿van menos pacientes a Urgencias cuándo hay un partido de fútbol importante? - Juan Toral
«Hemos demostrado que en horas coincidentes con partido de fútbol se reduce en un 34.6% el número de visitas a urgencias»
medicine  sport  emergency-medicine  españa 
june 2016
The Trauma Professional's Blog
“– 31 patients (1%) developed a PE
– 12 of these 31 had DVT identified before or immediately after their PE. Clot was below-knee in 9 (!), above-knee in 2, and in the IJ in one.
— 19 patients had PE but no DVT identified (de novo PE, DNPE)”
medicine  pulmonary-embolism  deep-venous-thrombosis  trauma 
june 2016
The Trauma Professional's Blog
‘The standard answer to the question “how do you evaluate for [urethral injury]?” is “retrograde urethrogram.” Unfortunately, too few people know how to perform this test, and not all radiologists are familiar. Many times it falls to the urologist, who may not be immediately available.

The technique is simple.’
medicine  retrograde-urethrogram  radiology  fluoroscopy 
june 2016
The 10 worst US aircraft | Hush-Kit
“… capable only of rendering the modern soldier a better target by raising him, terrified, a few feet above the ground, very noisily and at great expense, caused the programme’s demise. To be fair to the DH-4, it was at least relatively fast, being capable of a horrifying 75mph. This compared well to the rival Hiller Pawnee which at 16mph could be outrun by a not-particularly vigorously ridden bicycle.”
flight  شیطان-بزرگ  funny  aviation 
june 2016
Liam Neeson on Life's too Short - YouTube
”I've contracted AIDS … I’m riddled with it.”
youtube  liam-neeson  ricky-gervais  funny 
may 2016
Application of a Backslab or Cast to a Limb
Details of long arm, short leg, ulnar gutter, etc. casts
medicine  plaster-of-paris  backslab 
may 2016
Hours, Breaks & Holiday Entitlements Guide | Crunch Blog
‘In July 2015 the ECJ’s Advocate General gave his ‘opinion’ that for peripatetic employees (with no fixed workplace), their time spent travelling from home to the first customer (and from the last customer back home) does count as “working time”. […] On 10th September 2015 the ECJ confirmed [this]’
law  europe  working-time-directive 
april 2016
Kraken | Buy, Sell and Margin Trade Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) - About
“San Francisco-based Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen.”
bitcoin  money  kraken  from-mike-murphy 
april 2016
Money for Nothing: The Lucrative World of Club Appearances | GQ
“Here is Disick, working hard for his money: an orphan, estranged from the mother of his children, the laughingstock of the tabloids, the loneliest man in the room, the one everyone paid to be here with.”
us-culture  شیطان-بزرگ  whisky-tango-foxtrot  funny 
april 2016
Practical Plastic Surgery for Nonsurgeons
”NADINE B. SEMER, MD. Clinical Instructor. Division of Plastic Surgery. University of Southern California”
medicine  surgery  suture 
april 2016
Scientists Crack A 50-Year-Old Mystery About The Measles Vaccine : Goats and Soda : NPR
’"We found measles predisposes children to all other infectious diseases for up to a few years," Mina says.’
measles  medicine  npr  vaccine 
january 2016
Am I fit to fly? | UK Civil Aviation Authority
British Civil Aviation Authority guidelines on pregnancy, recent MIs, etc.
medicine  aviation  civil-aviation-authority  pregnancy 
january 2016
Surgical Endocrinopathies: Clinical Management and the Founding Figures - Google Books
J. Aidan Carney, born in Roscommon, interned in St. Vincent's and the Richmond, practised in the Mayo clinic x decades.
medicine  roscommon  mayo-clinic  carney-sydnrome 
january 2016
Processed meat and cancer – what you need to know - Cancer Research UK - Science blog
Great summary. Tiny increase in risk, and some information on the probable mechanism: “In red meat, the problems seem to start when a chemical called haem – part of the red pigment in the blood, haemoglobin – is broken down in our gut to form a family of chemicals called N-nitroso compounds.”
cancer  medicine  red-meat  processed-meat  گوشت 
january 2016
Log In
HSE Northwest online payslips.
online-payslip  medicine  letterkenny 
january 2016
Money And School Performance: Lessons from the Kansas City Desegregation Experiment
“Even so, some advocates of increased spending on public schools were still arguing that Kansas City's only problem was that it never got enough money or had enough time. But money was never the issue in Kansas City. The KCMSD got more money per pupil than any of 280 other major school districts in the country, and it got it for more than a decade”
schooling  kansas-city  شیطان-بزرگ  government  us-politics 
november 2015
Mary Patten, 19 and Pregnant, Takes Command of a Clipper Ship in 1856 - New England Historical Society
‘… Mary once again had to take command.

She would spend 50 days, she said later, wearing the same clothes. When the vessel arrived in San Francisco, completing the dangerous trip around Cape Horn, Mary was at the helm and navigated the ship into the port’
navigation  ship  شیطان-بزرگ  new-england  siglo-XIX 
october 2015
GMS breakdown for Donegal in 2012
“In total, €22,299,957 was paid to 92 doctors in Donegal under the scheme. The vast bulk of GPs operating the GMS scheme are paid annual capitation fees for each patient on their list. In addition...
medicine  donegal  general-practice  from notes
october 2015
A Tale of Opposing Directions: Bidirectional Text in HTML and CSS
CSS is unaware of the paragraph text direction unless you tell it to communicate with the layout engine: ‘dir=auto provides browser-side first-strong auto-detection …’
unicode  bidi  فارسی  dev  css  html 
september 2015
Abu Sa'eed Al Britani — Culture Clash: Understanding The Syrian Race
“Allāh created us into nations and tribes so that we may get to know each other, and the culture of Arabs is just something which is unique and differs dramatically from the Western lifestyle.”
syria  جهاد  funny  داعش  اسلام  british-culture 
september 2015
Perioperative Bridging Anticoagulation in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation — NEJM
“We hypothesized that forgoing bridging anticoagulation would be noninferior to bridging with low-molecular-weight heparin for the prevention of perioperative arterial thromboembolism and would be superior to bridging with respect to major bleeding.”
bleeding  warfarin  bridging  medicine 
september 2015
Log In
“Welcome to Anytime Internet Banking.”
online-banking  ulster-bank  £ 
september 2015
Shipwrecks Under Istanbul - The New Yorker
“The location that was eventually chosen, in the working-class district of Yenikapı, had conveniently spent much of antiquity underwater. In Byzantine times, it was a harbor.”
türkiye  istanbul  marmaray  archaeology  new-yorker 
august 2015
Community-Acquired Pneumonia Requiring Hospitalization among U.S. Adults — NEJM
“The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Etiology of Pneumonia in the Community (EPIC) study was a prospective, multicenter, population-based, active surveillance study.”
pneumonia  medicine  NEJM 
july 2015
Lung-Function Trajectories Leading to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease — NEJM
“Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is thought to result from an accelerated decline in forced expiratory volume in 1 second (FEV1) over time. Yet it is possible that a normal decline in FEV1 could also lead to COPD in persons whose maximally attained FEV1 is less than population norms.”
medicine  NEJM  COPD  lung-function  FEV1 
july 2015
The Future of the Web Looks a Lot Like Bitcoin - IEEE Spectrum
“Nakamoto blockchains also solve the problem of censorship. Once inserted into the chain, metadata cannot be removed. Developers have used this crucial feature to build […]” Lots of scope for innovation left in the internet, great!
bitcoin  internet  agency  cryptography 
july 2015
Switch-keyboard-layout shortcuts for Windows
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
;
; Aidan Kehoe, Thu Jul 2 13:32:25 IST 2015. This is a backup of my
; Windows Registry settings relevant to switching between input
; methods; it specifies th...
keyboard  windows  registry  from notes
july 2015
Opinion Column on the Culture
‘It was the common practice of the ward sisters, Mum told me, if one of the patients died towards the end of a shift, to pack him round with hot-water bottles and leave it for the incoming shift to do all the paperwork. Mum: "Makes no difference to him, poor devil."’
nursing  england  john-derbyshire  funny  medicine 
june 2015
Ramil Səfərov - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
“… was convicted of the 2004 murder of Armenian Army Lieutenant Gurgen Margaryan. During a NATO-sponsored training seminar in Budapest, Safarov broke into Margaryan's dormitory room at night and axed him to death while Margaryan was asleep.”
azerbaijan  nato  axe  politics  ramil-səfərov 
june 2015
NHS to give volunteers 'synthetic blood' made in laboratory within two years - Health News - Health & Families - The Independent
Grown from stem cells, I would put an ETA for widespread deployment for routine blood transfusion requirements at about 2030.
blood  medicine  britain  nhs 
june 2015
Salt Men of Iran | Atlas Obscura
“The first salt mummy, dated to 300 A.D., was discovered in 1993, sporting a long white beard, iron knives and a single gold earring. In 2004 another mummy was discovered only 50 feet away, followed by another in 2005 and a "teenage" boy mummy later that year. The oldest of the salt men found is truly ancient and has been carbon dated to 9550 B.C.”
salt  iran  mummy 
june 2015
Understanding statistics through interactive visualizations
“Statistical concepts can be difficult to understand from words and equations alone but understanding can come more easily if one gets to play with some numbers. This page features a number of interactive visualizations made to increase the reader's understanding of important statistical concepts.”
statistics  medicine 
june 2015
BASIC COURSE IN AZERBAIJANI
Written for the US armed forces in the 1950s, based on the Tabriz dialect.
azəri  language 
june 2015
Azeri Morphosyntax: The Influence of Persian on a Turkic Language
Article on morphosyntax of the Tabriz dialect, ignoring the differences with the Bakı dialect.
azəri  فارسی  language 
june 2015
België ontwijkt Frans veto met Waterloo-munt van 2,50 euro | NOS
«In België wordt vandaag een herdenkingsmunt voor de Slag bij Waterloo gepresenteerd. De munt heeft een waarde van 2,50 euro omdat er daardoor geen toestemming van Frankrijk nodig is.»
funny  belgium  france  waterloo  napoleon  euro 
june 2015
Structural and functional features of central nervous system lymphatic vessels : Nature : Nature Publishing Group
“In searching for T-cell gateways into and out of the meninges, we discovered functional lymphatic vessels lining the dural sinuses. These structures express all of the molecular hallmarks of lymphatic endothelial cells, are able to carry both fluid and immune cells from the cerebrospinal fluid, and are connected to the deep cervical lymph nodes.”
anatomy  medicine  brain  lymph  antoine-louveau  nature 
june 2015
Aserbaidschanisch für Anfänger
»Anekdoten aus Aserbaidschan—Berichte über Baku«
azəri  deutsch  bakı  blog 
june 2015
Staying monogamous might just save you from heartbreak | Irish Medical Times
“There was, however, a significant link between number of wives and the presence of CAD, left main disease (LMD) and microvascular disease (MVD).”
health  coronary-artery-disease  polygamy  saudi-arabia  medicine 
may 2015
Prayer, food, sex and water parks in Iran's holy city of Mashhad | World news | The Guardian
‘The other reason is this general anti-Arabism that persists in Iranian society and is part of why Iranians tend to think of themselves as culturally superior to Arabs. But I personally feel that since the emergence of Isis, many Iranians have made an effort to be more sympathetic to their Iraqi neighbours.”’
iran  mashhad  arabs 
may 2015
Contact Us about Bulk Text Messaging | Sendmode.com
Locum Express’s SMS provider, I need to follow up with Myles about porting my number.
locum-express  sms  sendmode 
april 2015
MSJA | Medical Student Journal of Australia
“By 1949, the study found that, relative to control patients, those who consumed 24 toffees developed 4.02 new carious tooth surfaces per person per year, relative to control patients (0.30 caries per person per year).  In particular, the study established that sticky sweets consumed between meals (rather than within meals) significantly increased carious tooth surface formation (2).”
vipeholm  from-john-heeney  dentistry  medicine  consent 
april 2015
What Your Open Source Culture Really Says, Part One by Shanley Kane | Model View Culture
Here’s the fault line between techies and feminists: “Just submit a pull request!
Go fuck yourself.”
feminism  open-source-software  dev 
april 2015
The iPhone Extension Trick — MacSparky
Saving extensions in phone numbers in one’s iPhone contacts.
iphone  apple  os-x  address-book 
april 2015
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The cobweb-like stranding of CSF in tuberculous meningitis.
tuberculosis  cobweb-like-stranding  meningitis  cerebro-spinal-fluid 
april 2015
Selfish Shellfish Cells Cause Contagious Clam Cancer – Phenomena: Not Exactly Rocket Science
“The clam leukaemia is a contagious cancer—an immortal line of selfish shellfish cells that originated in a single individual and somehow gained the ability to survive and multiply in fresh hosts.”
leukaemia  medicine  cancer  clam  infection 
april 2015
Farewell, dear friend | Rambling Rector
“This is Harold who died earlier this week. He is the only person I know who had a lecture theatre named after him while he was still alive.”
harold-browne  stanley-monkhouse  medicine  rcsi  obituary 
march 2015
Deutsches Ärzteblatt: Weiterbildung in Luxemburg: Eine zweifelhafte Option (11.06.2010)
So, let's not go to Luxembourg: „Das monatliche Nettoeinkommen eines Arztes in Weiterbildung liegt im ersten Jahr bei 2 100 Euro und im sechsten Jahr bei 3 000 Euro. Eine Pflegerin mit sechs Jahren Berufserfahrung verdient netto circa 3 500 Euro monatlich, die OP-Schwester etwas mehr.“
medicine  luxembourg  pay 
march 2015
Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide: Expert Consult: Amazon.de: Nigel Raby, Laurence Berman, Simon Morley, Gerald de Lacey: Fremdsprachige Bücher
"Since it was first published, Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide has become the classic in-my-pocket-reference and an indispensable aid to all those who work in the Emergency Department."
medicine  book  wishlist 
march 2015
Training posts closed to many foreign doctors working here
“Many of these foreign doctors are prohibited from accessing training posts vital to their career advancement under a change in the Medical Practitioners Act 2007, which took effect in 2011.”
medicine  ireland  training 
january 2015
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