Some thoughts on recent #Linux elitism (not sure elitism is the right word, but I can't think of a better one right now) I heard on Late Night Linux. ☹️
@gray @kev It's probably not a good solution to that particular use case (email), but web based ui makes a lot of sense in some cases: this is an alternative to gui that works cross platform (think qt) without all the gui libraries you (as the developer) need to deal with.
in the early 2000s there was a open source project called POPFile, it's written in perl, provides a pop3 proxy to do bayesian classification for you, and a web UI to control it. it works nicely cross platform because perl+web.
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