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A report from pgCon 2013
Little things that matter in language design
At that point, you have to question if the new language is valuable enough to have to exist instead of re-using one that's already required.
Posted Nov 9, 2012 23:09 UTC (Fri) by boklm (subscriber, #34568)
You need to understand what the options mean, but it is usually obvious with the name, and fully documented in man pages.
When looking at a bash init script, you also need to understand what the variables mean. You do this by looking at the code to find what it is doing. In systemd you look at the man page instead. But only the first time, because the same options are used in all unit files so it's easy to remember, while sysv init script always re-implement the same things in a different way so you need to read everything.
Posted Nov 15, 2012 9:47 UTC (Thu) by HelloWorld (guest, #56129)
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