Sunday, 12 August 2018
What's it been? Five years? That's when I left Ubuntu for Debian. Now I'm back.
Why did I leave? Canonical adopted a corporate 'we know best' approach to Linux, establishing a strong brand and pitching a proprietary desktop, Unity, with a bunch of proprietary add-ons and a cavalier attitude to privacy which now seems quaint, old-fashioned and remarkably restrained.
Saturday, 11 August 2018
The quiet is about to end.
I don't mean on the domestic front: if anything the screeching of power tools continues, along with my screeching of pain (back, knees, shoulders, elbows).
No, full-time employment is about to resume...