gargron told me if this post gets ten thousand boosts he'll give me the website and i will become the new gargron
With docker and all it's problems I can just fire up a container with whatever I need and never worry about package management on my system.
Dependency hell goes out the window.
Plus it changes the security model to one where you need to *explicitly* give access to things (volume-mounts, capabilities, etc). I appreciate that.
@Anna I would like to hear once a talk about the inefficiencies of the decentralization; added plus would be to quantify that and compare to the cost of centralization. I think the decision whether to centralize or not could be made on pure economic terms (work thesis: "even though decentralized is more inefficient, we are still better off all factors included"). There must be similar studies around regarding cartels and consumer protection, this is nothing new.
"But why don't you use debian packages in YunoHost?"
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if your philosophy journal ain't open access, fuck you
@sir @techbolt well, it feels like we don't have an actual list of these functionalities. And that we're focusing on a technical discussion ("e-mail vs. ActivityPub") while we don't really know what we need to build.
I am not saying this is not a valid discussion to have, I am just saying that it feels like the focus seems to me to be a bit... misplaced?
But that's probably just my skewed perspective. I'll shut up now.