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1994: \o/ only 4 weeks & my first linux worked!!
1996: awesome experimental stuff, I'll compile it all! new libc oh new kernel week!!
2000: I think tech career was a mistake I don't understand this java xml stuff
2010: god no not another web framework
2019: JUST GO AWAY COMPUTER

@sushee sometimes I make a VirtualBox and install Linux just to remind myself that it's still there before going back to debugging c++ on macOS and weeping.

@sushee Yep. Slackware in 1994 and so on...
I think I just need a job that isn't computers, so I can enjoy them more again.

@gemlog @sushee I met a cashier who wrote a libre game in Pygame, even some wrapper for that library. It's amazing how people can be 10000x more productive when NOT choosing pseudocorporate bloated software.
Also, AWK+paralell+Unix utilities vs Hadoop.
Don't get me started on the Node bullshit.

@sushee Come here robot! This is just a thermite snack, lets just strap this right to the big expensive heavy thing on top, set the timer, ah, good. Carry on, in fact, get a move on little buddy, minimum safe distance is at least 1000 feet. Aw, little buddy exploded. Shucks. ;)

@sushee
2002: Oh, Linux look goods, nice, it doesn't BSOD as Windows 98.
2005: K3B is amazing, and my TV tuner works great.
2009: What's this Java services bullshit.
2010-2019: Fuck Android, Docker, Kubernetes, AWS, Pulseaudio, SystemD, CGroups and all of the middle layers. BSD user since ~2011.

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