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Comment Protect you against SQL injection? Really? (Score 3, Insightful) 93

I would love to hear the explanation of how a general purpose language would protect you against attacks like that, clearly called out in the article.

You're doing the snowflake thing, blaming everyone else for the coders' incompetence and unsuitability for the job. Some dweeb wrote a tutorial and because it's not ready to be cut and pasted into production code, that's the tutorial writer's fault.

NB: Not everyone can code.

Comment Re:Finally (Score 2, Insightful) 358

What technical ground? Was there a vote or consensus reached? Redhat switched because they are Redhat and everyone else said sure whatever. If anyone wanted a new feature for systemd Poettering shit out some code overnight and they were happy. This is like claiming McDonald's is the best restaurant because they sold the most hamburgers last year. What is the deal with binary logs? I know AIX has them but why Linux? What's next, all the config files are stored in a flat binary database? Brilliant!

Comment Weather (Score 1) 231

It's going to be 90 degrees next week. How am I supposed to bicycle to work without suffering a heat stroke? Then when I do arrive at work dripping with sweat and smelling bad, what am I supposed to do? Around here we have hills with 40 degree slopes. Good luck biking up that half mile.

Comment Re:Nice try EnsilZah. (Score 1) 133

Change for the sake of change is dumb. Software people can't understand the fact that something might have a design end. Has the shape of a hammer changed in the past hundred years? No. Are these changes beneficial to anyone? Has an interface study been done on the results? I switched to Chrome after Firefox picked the "australis" look and became Chrome Junior.

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