[rescue] tired of current GUIs / a rant about the daily garbage we put up with

Phil Stracchino phils at caerllewys.net
Wed Oct 23 12:39:23 CDT 2019

On 10/23/19 10:14 AM, John Floren wrote:
> I wonder about the same thing frequently. I think there's a couple 
> things at play:

I really think that one of them is the perception that RAM and CPU are
cheap, and therefore bloat isn't important any more.  I have seen *CLI*
applications that pull in all of the GTK+ core libraries in order to get
*one string handling function*.  Christ on a crutch, people, lazy much?
 The Gnome ecosystem is particularly bad about this.

  Phil Stracchino
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