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@wasbeer having something that "just works" is circumstantial I think. What "just works" for me may not work for you and vice versa.
I agree, people _should_ use FOSS where possible, but tangentially, is saying "you should do this" also imposing on that person's freedom? I dunno, it's an interesting debate.
Funny you mention Gentoo, I've been thinking about giving "Linux from scratch" a go, just got laughs...in a VM of course. 😁
@kev You're correct about the subjectivity of "just works".
> is saying "you should do this" also imposing on that person's freedom?
I certainly hope not. It was intended as a motivated suggestion ("should") rather than an imposition ("must"). While I stand by my suggestion, the freedom to choose (even badly) is more important. #Freedom über alles! :D
Oh, and thanks for the thought provoking and well written post! 👍
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