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Category: Rants

Posted in: KDE, Rants, Linux  — 
After being a loyal fan of KDE for a long time, I've just left...
Posted in: KDE, Rants, Linux  — 
There doesn't appear to be any way for a Linux user to get a local calendar app to inter-operate with Google or other devices.
Posted in: KDE, Rants  — 
In short: don't touch my data with alpha-quality software like Akonadi, and start working on things people actually want instead of grandiose schemes that have failed.
Posted in: KDE, Music, Rants  — 
Amarok 2 is not my favourite application at the moment...
Posted in: KDE, Rants, Linux  — 
I upgraded to Gutsy RC last week, and I've really had nothing but trouble, and submitted lots of bugs...
Posted in: KDE, Rants, Linux  — 
At the end of the day, contrary to what many web developers and browser writers would like you to believe, quality and standards compliance mean nothing. The only thing that matters is market share.
Posted in: Rants, Haskell  — 
I'm trying to use Haskell for a database app, and, as usual for Haskell, I'm finding the lack of decent documentation a real pain...
Posted in: Rants, Linux  — 
I spent an unprofitable afternoon trying to get a new wireless USB adapter to work under Ubuntu Edgy, but Feisty did the trick beautifully.
Posted in: Python, Rants, Haskell, Software development  — 
A rant about how annoying programming in C# is, really.
Posted in: Rants, Microsoft  — 
Microsoft up to one of their usual tricks...