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Sunday January 29, 2006
05:42 AM

notes about LJ::Baroque, copied from paper

[ #28506 ]

# I haven't actually written anything for this, yet.
# Well, I have -- but it's all experimental stuff.
# Enough to be surprised at what I can't do.

:-) LJ::Baroque

search engine

  • meme sniffer
  • meta-LJ chatter - refs to user, comm
  • generic searches

    backup, restore

    • own to FS/DB
    • other to FS/DB
    • htmlify - create suck.html.tgz from customers_suck, (unreadable)
    • infoify - generate texinfo


    • see entire years worth of past titles, etc
    • see age breakdown of comm/user's friends
    • see most current emotional states of comm/user's friends
      • statistically, as a graph
      • on happy/sad/depressed/excited grid??
      • get historical data, gen biorhythms
    • text reader
      • try determine gender, maturity, literacy, subversiveness, vulgarity, hentai, geek
      • responsiveness to pop culture - check nouns against web-avail pop-culture names
      • to politics
    • collate sniffed memes into master database - random facts of person
  • find comms x most interested in, find posts in other comms
  • troll detection
  • suicidal detection (needs comfort)


  • centralized, secure database with specific tarball exportion
  • warnings, "This action will include X's private data"
  • sanitization
    • emergency "remove all priavet data"
    • clean private data from an export
  • keep a record of all exports of privata data, for accountability

LJ-level security

  • defcons, to intelligently and reversibly adjust journal privacy (normal:friends only:close friends only:totally private)
  • revert flaming, ban flamers
  • adjust pic security
  • randomize passwd, expire all cookies, backup, erase, and delete journal (FYIQ?)

tags - show unified tags list, you and all friends.

Turk - build db of questions, then allow user(s) to rpaidly and mechanically (answer question:

::Search ::Scanner ::Backup ::DB
::Paranoid ::Turk ::Beynesian

/users/ /community/
HOME=/users/myuser/ $HOME/pics/soweli/*



  • proxy that inserts JS into LJ, allowing you to make notes that attach to <lj name="..."> tags
  • notifies you of relevant ljdrama
  • coordinates antitroll/blacklist ?

LJ::Baroque::Meme - stores memes, gives random memes, spouts random facts, recalls all data about a person, etc.

LJ::Baroque::Profane - manages 'LJ Facilities', filesends, external quiz sites, external data sites, random websites, etc.

LJ::Baroque::Alias - tiles all names of an entity into one package, shows graphs, suggests connections, etc

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