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Magento Beginner's Guide

PDHoss Impenetrable (124 comments)

I agree that Magento is a properly designed enterprise commerce package and that most other OS commerce packages are spaghetti. But Magento is just... Impenetrable. You wander around forever just trying to figure out how to change some simple thing. Knock the PHP hack carts all you want, but I bet I can figure out how to graft on a quick feature about a billion times faster in that than in Magento. And when you're talking OS solutions, a great many users will be of the hacker type just wanting to git 'r done.

Magento is just waaaaaay to "pure" for my tastes.

about 5 years ago
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Google Announces Chrome OS, For Release Mid-2010

PDHoss Re:Competition is good, baby! (1089 comments)

"... no virus hassles..."

You are adorable.

more than 5 years ago
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Run Mac OS X On Non-Apple Hardware, With a Dongle

PDHoss Re:Weird turnabout (536 comments)

Because for all their high-and-mighty pontificating about "freedom" and "rights" and "DRM" and whatever, most people just like to get stuff for free/cheap.

Would Apple or the RIAA or Sony or whoever all of a sudden one day say "It's illegal to copy and share our stuff, but we promise never to come after you," you can bet your ass that the threads ranting about "my rights!" would dry up lickety-split. Because for the overwhelming majority of folks, it's not about the principle of the thing -- it's about you getting in the way of me getting stuff for free.

Sad, but true for all except a limited number of genuinely-involved purists.

more than 6 years ago

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