3 Matching Annotations
- Mar 2021
I consider systemd/user as a good alternative for dex's autostart functionality and switched to it recently. In particular, systemd solves the issue of dex losing control over the started processes which causes processes to live longer than the X session which could cause additional annoyances like reboots taking a lot of time because the system is waiting for the processes to terminate.
- Feb 2021
violates our expectation that hard things should be technical
This is funny because it’s unexpected. Cache invalidation sounds like a hard thing, while naming sounds more straightforward. The joke works because it violates our expectation that hard things should be technical. It’s also funny because it’s true.
- difficult/hard problem
- funny because it's true
- non-technical problems
- good point
- funny because it's unexpected
- naming things is hard
- hard things in computer science
- cache invalidation is hard
- technical problems