Me: I want a computer interface that is functional, where I can get work done
Every techbro: All I got is computers that are optimized for looking pretty in an Apple-style keynote presentation or a Youtube demo video but they're actually kinda unusable
@bgcarlisle Honestly I think a lot of UI stuff was at its peak in the early 2000s, and we've kept changing it for *reasons* every since even if it makes things worse
this is the basis, but then you could customize it exactly how you wanted, picking which arrows go where, and a whole ton of other stuff
I think this is the interface to edit them? it's been a long time and I only used it for one summer
@bgcarlisle Yup... which is why I dislike gui applications so, so, so much and pretty much made the terminal my home some years ago. Was teaching yesterday, and one of the students' windows computer just would. not. allow. me. to. SELECT. and not ENTER a folder. Until I just allowed the mouse to hover over the path for an unspecified time before removing it. And it was selected. aaarrrrrr
@bgcarlisle could you even hit that with my mouse cursor?
which is about 15 times bigger than yours..
Complaining about technology means that you are an old, so your opinion is irrelevant
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