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Distribution quotes of the week

I absolutely did not start working on a "linux distribution", because that would be crazy. Do I look like a crazy-person?
-- Steve Kemp

Apps sprout up like mushrooms after rain, they change all the time, they conflict with each other, just conveying information from the development teams to the security people is a full time job.
-- Nicolas Mailhot

Doing this stuff requires a lot of hair-splitting, since it involves quite a bit of, as the saying goes, "tepid change for the somewhat better."
-- Russ Allbery

Neil and Lucas: do you have, or will you get, a Debian kilt and wear that for Deconf14?
-- Lars Wirzenius
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Distribution quotes of the week

Posted Mar 27, 2014 6:44 UTC (Thu) by amacater (subscriber, #790) [Link]

Well played, Lars (and Jon), well played :)

Distribution quotes of the week

Posted Mar 27, 2014 12:30 UTC (Thu) by mattdm (subscriber, #18) [Link]

Thanks Russ. That's going in my signature.

Distribution quotes of the week

Posted Apr 7, 2014 3:00 UTC (Mon) by thedevil (guest, #32913) [Link]

With all due respect (and no irony here), I question how useful tepid change for the somewhat better is, when you can see rapid change for the much worse all around you.

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