Seriously, an SSD was the biggest gain in system performance I've seen in years.
It should also read "Seriously, an SSD was the biggest gain in data loss I've seen in years."
5. Nothing about the device should be proprietary, neither hardware or software.
Good luck finding hardware the size of an mp3 player which is not proprietary and runs OpenBSD
So is one of the goals of systemd to fix problems in other programs?
Yep. Just like Windows(TM).
What is wrong with fvwm95?