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Ford Ditches Microsoft Partnership On Sync, Goes With QNX

Yunzil Re:Got out of Ford (232 comments)

Given that the stock price went from $2 in 2009 to $15 today, they were thinking they were smarter than you. Apparently they were right.

about a week ago
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Excuse Me While I Kiss This Guy: The Science of Misheard Song Lyrics

Yunzil Don't go around tonight... (244 comments)

It's bound to take your life.
There's a bathroom on the right.

about two weeks ago
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Programmer Father Asks: What Gets Little Girls Interested In Science?

Yunzil Re:She's _4_ (584 comments)

Came here to post this. I guess he expected her to be choosing between MIT and Caltech by now.

about two weeks ago
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DOOM 3DO Source Released On Github

Yunzil Re:Anti-worker would mean against, not for... (323 comments)

Being anti-union is inherantly being for the workers, not the overseers.

Are you trying for the "Dumbest Slashdot Comment of the Year" award? I commend your effort, but competition is stiff.

about three weeks ago
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Former HP CEO Carly Fiorina Considering US Presidential Run

Yunzil Re:Um, what? (433 comments)

It is now well established that Obamacare was brought into existence by threat and fraud.

I see. So being passed by the established legal process is now considered "threat and fraud".

about three weeks ago
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Former HP CEO Carly Fiorina Considering US Presidential Run

Yunzil Re:Can Iowa handle a circus that large? (433 comments)

For all you Republicans out there, there will NEVER be another Ronald Reagan

God I hope so.

about three weeks ago
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Three-Way Comparison Shows PCs Slaying Consoles In Dragon Age Inquisition

Yunzil Re:Duh (227 comments)

Uh huh. Of course, you'll still be struggling to reach 30 fps at 1080p.

about 1 month ago
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How To End Online Harassment

Yunzil Re:Not this shit again (834 comments)

So it is about Zoe Quinn after all.

Yes, because she's the one that started this whole mess. And it has nothing to do with her being a woman. It has to do with her being a hypocrite, a bad game developer, and an all-around terrible person.

Hope this helps.

about a month ago
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25th Anniversary: When the Berlin Wall Fell

Yunzil Re: Reminder of who not to credit (151 comments)

MercuriaI is better than git. SVN is better than git. Honestly I would even take CVS over git any day.

about a month ago
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25th Anniversary: When the Berlin Wall Fell

Yunzil Re: Reminder of who not to credit (151 comments)

Yes, Reagan was a lot like git. A lot of people sing his praises, but when you actually look closely at him, he sucked.

about a month ago
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Help ESR Stamp Out CVS and SVN In Our Lifetime

Yunzil No (245 comments)

Because git is terrible.

about a month ago
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Torvalds: I Made Community-Building Mistakes With Linux

Yunzil Re:Git is an example of Linus Torvalds at his wors (387 comments)

Since this is open-source, and you think the documentation is poor, why don't you fix it?

Good job falling back on the old "Well why don't you just fix it yourself then, smarty man" argument. Congratulations, you are an example of the hostile community we're talking about.

about 2 months ago
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Torvalds: I Made Community-Building Mistakes With Linux

Yunzil Re:Has it been working so far? (387 comments)

and he gave us git

And for that I will never forgive him.

about 2 months ago
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How Nigeria Stopped Ebola

Yunzil Re:Left out, "THIS TIME" (381 comments)

So you're worried that the super infectious cancer city will be free to dose us?

about 2 months ago
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Confidence Shaken In Open Source Security Idealism

Yunzil Re:Speedy fixes and obvious "relay all to Microsof (265 comments)

As ESR famously said (but with context this time):
given enough eyeballs, all bugs are shallow.

Addendum: Of course, it might take 20 years for anyone to notice, because everyone is assuming that someone else is looking at it, but whatever.

about 2 months ago
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Confidence Shaken In Open Source Security Idealism

Yunzil Re:Wow... (265 comments)

Examples?

Wait, you want examples of people who are too busy to review other people's code? OK, here's one: me.

about 2 months ago
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The CDC Is Carefully Controlling How Scared You Are About Ebola

Yunzil Re:Dear CDC (478 comments)

What did you have for lunch? THIS IS IMPORTANT!

about 2 months ago
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Systemd Adding Its Own Console To Linux Systems

Yunzil Re:hum (774 comments)

It violates the Unix design philosophy

If the Unix design philosophy is to have cryptic init files scattered all over creation then it needs to be violated.

about 2 months ago
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Fuel Efficiency Numbers Overstate MPG More For Cars With Small Engines

Yunzil Re:metric you insensitive clod! (403 comments)

I think you mean hogsheads per furlong.

about 2 months ago

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