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Comment Re:Missing Detail: Cost of Extraction (Score 5, Informative) 138

That's the cost of following the law, being nice to environment is a side effect. Apple, as a device manufacturer is under *obligation* to recycle their phones, as long as they want to sell them in 700+ million market called Europe.
Here is quick summary of ROHS 2002/95/EC and WEEE 2002/96/EC directives:

Comment Re:EFI, the NEW boot standard, requires FAT 8.3 (Score 4, Informative) 781

EFI is 20 years old, it's hardly a "new" standard. And if you look into current version's (UEFI) specification
you will see that filesystem used on ESP supports long file names.
So please stop disinformation.

Submission + - MySQL NOT getting systemd integration; MariaDB does

An anonymous reader writes: The team behind MySQL database recently claimed to have native systemd support. One of the systemd contributors was quick to point out that this isn't even a basic support. None of the reliability features are implemented by MySQL and the developer's claims are dubious.

At the same time, MariaDB received fully-featured systemd support.

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