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dependency management problems are a thing irrespective of the license of those dependencies. nobody anywhere is writing assembly code entirely on their own, even then you depend on a compiler. every software project has dependencies. it's a problem solved by version pinning. i can't believe a tech writer wrote this?

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here is the article this paragraph is from techcrunch.com/2018/02/05/mixp

it's interesting the author decided to highlight the open source problem and not the fact that mixpanel is in the business of surveillance

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that being said, that headline

*slurps your passwords*

@Gargron just slurp the password off mixpanel homie

@Gargron that's one of the companies that make the Internet a worse place and one the reasons why you need an adblocker these days, and the only thing they talk about is that their product also is buggy? That's like "big problem: the toilets on the death star are not barrier free for people in wheelchairs."