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Comment: Re:Windows 10 Will Free Your Desktop (Score 3, Interesting) 43

by drinkypoo (#49556787) Attached to: Officials Say Russian Hackers Read Obama's Unclassified Emails

I was with you until the "high quality development tools" part.

Last I heard, Microsoft's IDE was still broadly considered to be one of the best in the business, if not the best. Granted, their revision control system is one of the worst, so they're not all winners.

Comment: Re:That's too bad (Score 2, Insightful) 96

No, because some asshole that did nothing of praise but was latched to a big "tech" biz "living the life" "doing what he loved!" is worthy of front page news unlike the common native peasant carrying his luggage on donkeys

False. We discussed the death of peasants yesterday. Today, a whole day later, we're discussing the death of a googler. You're either disingenuous, a dipshit, or both. But then, you didn't log in, so we knew that.

Comment: Answer (Score 1) 96

So that annoying pedants like me have an excuse to point out that Everest is not the tallest mountain in the world (merely the highest) and that the thousands of people who insist on climbing it are overpaid, pretentious dicks who would rather brag about nearly dying of cerebral edema or hypothermia than do something like climb Kilimanjaro (the tallest above-sea mountain in the world), which is a longer and much more scenic climb.

Comment: Re:Why does it have to be systemd? (Score 1) 340

by drinkypoo (#49556491) Attached to: Debian 8 Jessie Released

systemd isn't a horrible implementation, it is in fact extremely good in many areas and extremely well coded and documented, which is exactly why FreeBSD will clone that instead of SMF/Launchd or try to invent a new solution.

Regardless of what tack they do take, FreeBSD won't clone SMF or launchd because both SMF and launchd are festering pieces of shit hated by everyone familiar with them.

Comment: Re: systemd sux (Score 1) 340

by drinkypoo (#49556465) Attached to: Debian 8 Jessie Released

You obviously aren't aware of inetd or xinetd, although you probably have them running, started by your precious sysvinit.

First, most modern Linux systems come without an inetd or xinetd, because they have no services which aren't supplied by long-running daemons. Second, inetd won't listen on things it doesn't need to listen on, let alone xinetd.

Comment: Re:No, it's the SJW Crowd Who Defends Islam (Score 1) 305

by drinkypoo (#49556457) Attached to: Woman Behind Pakistan's First Hackathon, Sabeen Mahmud, Shot Dead

"All muslim's are terrorists" ranting. That is not productive or accurate.
If you said "Hey, Islam needs to go through it's own Reformation", then the ones you deride as "SJW's" would agree with you.

There is a middle ground. That middle ground is where you claim that the majority of muslims give at least tacit approval to islamic terrorism by not opposing it. If they did oppose it, they would have had a reformation by now.

Science and religion are in full accord but science and faith are in complete discord.