Linux Saloon 69: Self-Hosting Our Own Robot Overlords

This Open Mic Night acted as a carryover from last week’s Application Appetizer just a bit as we had some extensive conversation about VIM. Colin starts out the night with his experience using openSUSE with KDE Plasma which, of course, brought a huge smile to my face.

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00:00:00 Introductions
00:01:51 50 Years of Ethernet
00:02:44 Jinda talks about MX Linux
00:11:05 StrawPoll – Double Click vs Single Click
00:37:34 Self-Hosting AI
01:52:07 Next Week – On Location at South East Linux Fest
01:54:17 Last Call
01:57:49 Bloopers

Live demos (select “most likes”): Spaces - Hugging Face
Samsung ChatGPT leak: Samsung workers accidentally leak trade secrets to the AI chatbot | Mashable
Hardware requirements

Basics of Quantization in Machine Learning (ML) for Beginners
State of AMD compute: This AMD Documentation Is Basically Unusable - YouTube
Self-hosted text to art with stable-diffusion

Guide: Self-hosting Stable Diffusion on Ubuntu using an Nvidia GPU
GitHub - AUTOMATIC1111/stable-diffusion-webui: Stable Diffusion web UI
GitHub - lllyasviel/ControlNet: Let us control diffusion models!
GitHub - fkunn1326/openpose-editor: Openpose Editor for AUTOMATIC1111's stable-diffusion-webui
GitHub - jexom/sd-webui-depth-lib: Depth map library for use with the Control Net extension for Automatic1111/stable-diffusion-webui
GitHub - Uminosachi/sd-webui-inpaint-anything: Inpaint Anything extension performs stable diffusion inpainting on a browser UI using masks from Segment Anything.
Rent from a service:
Live demo: Spaces - Hugging Face
Self-hosted image “dragging”

GitHub - OpenGVLab/DragGAN: Unofficial Implementation of DragGAN - "Drag Your GAN: Interactive Point-based Manipulation on the Generative Image Manifold" (DragGAN 全功能实现,在线Demo,本地部署试用,代码、模型已全部开源,支持Windows, macOS, Linux)
Drag Your GAN: Interactive Point-based Manipulation on the Generative Image Manifold
Live demo: DragGAN - a Hugging Face Space by fffiloni
Self-hosted text chat

GitHub - lm-sys/FastChat: An open platform for training, serving, and evaluating large language models. Release repo for Vicuna and Chatbot Arena. (top of huggingface lead