Ubuntu is simultaneously the most and least stable/polished distro I’ve used. On one hand it plays nice with other OSes installed, has very nice support for everything, and generally just works. On the other hand, sometimes GNOME Mines crashes GNOME and exits all the other apps I have open.
I just wanna play Minesweeper :(
Day 2 of using Ubuntu on my primary machine (instead of MacOS)...
In MacOS, every application has a global menu bar with built in search. This means you can search and use the functions of any GUI app with no prior knowledge of the app. Some Electron apps don't support it very well, but remotely popular things (Browsers, things made for MacOS, Adobe things) work great.
Meanwhile in not MacOS land... I think I don't like GUI applications.
Maybe Apple forcing all App Store apps (read: nearly every technology company) to support Sign in With Apple would be a good thing...
Today I wanted to play Beat Saber. Unfortunately, Steam had updated it without telling me.
NBD, I'll just downgrade. But wait, old versions of games are capped to 100KB/s downloads. I don't have time for that.
NBD again, I'll just get an older copy of the game and install it over my new one. This works! Thanks internet.
But wait! The author of the main unofficial mod framework has added Anti-Piracy measures, and refuses to function on my altered version of the game.
Amazon Alexa Smart Toilet
No, I'm not joking.
I'm like 20 levels deep in yak shaving, all started by the main issue that I can't get Windows running on this laptop anymore.
`dd` doesn't work for Windows ISOs anymore, UNetBootin doesn't detect any flash drives I plug in, Rufus only works for Windows, Etcher doesn't work anymore
I think I need Windows to install Windows...
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