[x] [unrelenting.technology] xhyve supports FreeBSD now! Converted my VirtualBox machine to a raw disk image using VBoxManage clonehd, started it in xhyve. (Had to Esc to the prompt, unload and disable-module vesa to prevent the “module vesa not found” error.) Works great! Reb…
[x] [unrelenting.technology] iTunes 2014: you can’t delete the U2 album they’ve added from your library. iTunes 2015: you can’t unfollow U2 on Connect. (Well, you can, but their posts don’t disappear from the timeline, even after refreshing it a hundred times.)
[x] [unrelenting.technology] Apparently, Xft doesn’t have multiple font support built-in. (At least st does it manually, checking every character’s presence in the selected fonts.) It’s not a lot of code, but… really? Pretty much every app needs this.
[x] [unrelenting.technology] A fresh install of Visual Studio 2015 RC w/o any optional things is 7 GB. Seven. Gigabytes. Why. (also, “close VS to reduce the probability of required restart” is a lie, it required a restart anyway)
@jws Smalltalk (which is what Sandi has been using for countless years befriends o before Ruby became a thing) really is completely different from procedural languages. Everything is messaging, NO special syntax for control flow.