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Interview: Ask Theo de Raadt What You Will

noselasd Compiler upgrade (290 comments)

OpenBSD is built using gcc 4.2, which is getting old by now.
While being old isn't an indication of being bad or wrong, is there any concrete plan
to either upgrade the base compiler, replace it with clang or some other compiler ?

about a year ago

Game Companies Face Hard Economic Choices

noselasd Overproduction (511 comments)

It's quite simple, there is a vast overproduction of games.
People will only buy so many games, and when there's just too many games, eventually some of the producers will have to throw in the towel.

Which is good for the ones that survives, as they have a greater chance of turning a profit again.

more than 5 years ago

Game Companies Face Hard Economic Choices

noselasd Re:am i missing something? (511 comments)

That's assuming those small games would make a profit.
Do you have any backup that such small games would sell well enough to turn a profit. (Other than "I like small fun games, so they must sell well !")

more than 5 years ago

Keyboards are Good; Mouses are Dumb

noselasd Re:Well, depends on how the input system is geared (569 comments)

Remember now, that most things in Plan 9, which the above discusses, has for the most parts a textual interface. It's radically different from the (Icon based) GUIs one knows from e.g. Mac which Pike & co. didn't have high regards for..

more than 9 years ago


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