Cryptocurrency is an abject disaster https://drewdevault.com/2021/04/26/Cryptocurrency-is-a-disaster.html
"Basecamp employees are encouraged to discuss the company’s own political positions — or, perhaps more accurately, the founders’ political positions — as much as they like."
But of course.
"Installation: we recommend that you use Docker."
what I'm supposed to see: "hey, it's a simple one-liner! Such clean install, much wow."
what I actually see: "we couldn't figure out how to install this thing on anything but our own machine, but hey, here is a well-compressed image of our entire disk, use this instead so that we can stop trying"
@juliobiason I've found this series of articles incredibly useful https://mkdev.me/en/posts/dockerless-part-1-which-tools-to-replace-docker-with-and-why
It goes into details in how to build an image that I didn't fully grasp. What I really liked that it set the right mindset.
Good news: Supreme Court finds that as a matter of law, APIs can be reimplemented as fair use.
While I've personally chosen to release code under the GPL, the idea that releasing code as MIT or BSD is "anti freedom" is nonsense. Other licenses may not be as good at _preserving_ freedom, but they're not _anti_ freedom.
Yes, Apple and Google were able to build proprietary OS platforms on non-GPL free software. But as a result, we're all running Unix now, rather than all running Windows. I see that as a good outcome, even if it's not optimal.
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