FOSDEM: more boring shit
Let's take a look at my annotated copy of the FOSDEM 2011 main talk schedule, shall we?
I will not make fun of this.
I wonder what it's like to believe that liberty depends on the government enforcing copyright law.
Unless he is announcing a linker that doesn't depend on GCC, I don't care.
"Please for the love of god don't slow down now."
"First we come up with it, then we add sqlite to it, then we make sure it breaks the API, then we demand someone write a plugin if they don't want that functionality."
You mean the browser component of a toolkit owned by a mobile phone company is 'going mobile'? Freakin fascinating, sign me up to hear about this for an hour!
New: Opera's interface, another goddamn database
Removed: The status bar, dignity
Still not fixed: HTML 4.
Apparently programmers have noticed that many sysadmins can code. Now, they think that basic sysadmin work needs to be codified and given a special name. I hope this trend ends soon, so that programmers will stop trying to 'help.'
Lennart Poettering reimagines djb's daemontools, with way more dumb shit and way less simplicity. Do you really want the guy behind PulseAudio to be responsible for init?
Some web developer thinks he can teach us all about monitoring. No actual point is made in the talk summary.
should be called 'the massive, the shitty, and the insecure'
Why the hell would you cram a database into a language interpreter I don't even
Yes, it is.
Go programming will not be practical until they quit breaking the goddamn language every other time I try to hg clone it.
Alternate title: "Getting Kicked Out of Oracle"
No, there's no new office suite out there. "Calligra" is just koffice, and it's got the same half-assed broken Qt interface it had before.