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##etherbox group (0)
making an augmented apache index for media
care-work on the armonizing the writing styles, fixing links, images
file to help editing: template-styleguide
some work down for example on
cristoph working on the latex to pdf
editing the pad is an open task. meditative markdown
dont clean double spaces
at the end of lines,
in the pads!
##somethinginthemiddlemaybe/sittinginthemiddleofaroom from luis
just lists all the network connections of the nodes that are connected
possibly include it in the toolbox on the etherbox?
maybe a manual about how to use it / what to use it for
starting with iconographic analysis of flow charts
observing an example of software to reverse engineer it - what is it like to be an elevator?
+ becoming an elevator (bodypaint, dress)
as a field research.
software setup to switch on and off the elevator floors.
maybe bernhard siegert on doors is useful
f.ex comment live the elevator stages
reverse engineer a software into a flowchart
nasa flowcharts, empties out, reminds of zenithism, researching in these flows in poetry, to get to some visual indication.
so the shapes without language already should inform in some ways on the functioning of something
cultural analysis of flow-chart symbols, and how the consensus around it arrives
+dictionary of symbols
Networked Sundial Time Protocol or the
End of Time
workpad + inventory:
and an essay:
Making a list of lists
UNIX time is ending!
A display with the unix clock ending
possibly interesting, google time?
Isabelle Stengers: Capitalist Sorcery
'there is no software', it only takes manipulation
operators are ways to manipulate words.
issue of instrumentality
"in" as in "in-side"
connection to the zenith group, around the tweaking action
power of naming and renaming
when looking at the reader, the word "software" might slip the mind, and be filled in with the other words that circle around
when searching for "software" in manpages, it only appears in the context of licenses
find /usr/local/man/ | xargs grep software
man -K software | grep software
history of software & IBM, there was a law case on the seperation on soft-/hardware. One of the texts in the reader refers to this. There is a lot of material finable on this case, could be a machine learning source?
using the terms in a sentence
creating and killing terms
killing the cloud
#self-revealing group/bridging dualism
hardware - software
make something poetic that looks at itself operating
dump memory of a computer
promiscuous memory sharing
"one memory of the world"
how is memory accessed?
monster idea with tentacles that will have a manpage
it will bleed
#Becoming software / Agile Yoga
started from: what is software
possibility of staging
seeing images without seeing the infrastructure
scrum, sprint metaphor ...
relations to software: trying to guess what it is from partial understandings
computational methaphores are eating the world
how software produces people, like observation
# Intake scripts
distinction between experts and non-experts; people that consider themselves software experts don't see/know all about software
"citizen of software"
(disobedient) action based research
one for the clinic on Monday
and the other ranging over time after this worksession
OTHER IDEAS FOR MONDAY ;
-do observe interfaces, remove all textual content and see the layout of the interface design, a little bit like this project from grievink ;
there is some browser extension to do that, it is a kind of reverse-engineering interface method
> see this extension Abstract Browsing built by Rafaël Rozendaal:
or even easier just with css: open tools> webdeveloper->
add the css line
People leaving give some parting observations...
Silvio + Hans + Joana
![Plot of the time of the etherbox when it starts up](
What process is "to blame" for your slow startup time?
![ssh asks for your time](
Giving some meaning / emotion to the time of "nothing happening", the moment of pause when logging in to a service, a return to the experience of the body.
as a service?
suggestion of ways of put the glossary operators back in operation
Example of some possible output that alters a text based on the "vocabulary" of the guide
there s a time keeper there should be a padkeeper as well
Agile Intake as a service
First, a scrum;
End with retrospective.