Do all the things like ++ or -- rants, post your own rants, comment on others' rants and build your customized dev avatarSign Up
From the creators of devRant, Pipeless lets you power real-time personalized recommendations and activity feeds using a simple APILearn More
ScriptCoded17336340dI don't know if I fully agree. There are other OSes better suited if you want that type of experience. Even other Linux distros. Some people need the simplicity. The argument that you need to know how things work to use them doesn't hold because that would discriminate a huge part of the world.
Drunkzee2347340dPeople should have at least some teoretical knowledge about things around them (even more the ones that they use everyday) work.
You don't have be able to calculate the efficiency of a diesel engine, but you should at least understand some basic things like why gasoline and diesel do not mix.
Forcing people to know some basic stuff that actually affects them directly opens their mind to ask more advanced questions about the world around them and things that might have an indirect effect on them. Like climate change and over exploatation of non renewable resources.
I get that is not comfortable, but a too comfortable world breeds laziness and inflexibility.
Drunkzee2347340dAnd yes, i agree that a file change is not ideal, at least not for a more UX oriented distro such as Ubuntu, but i'm simply frustrated with how much people like to accept black boxes to remain black boxes for them.
sonalford-8340dThere is a lot of coins scattered around for Mario to collect and special bricks marked with a question mark, which may reveal more coins or a special item when Mario hits them.