Friday, September 05, 2003

GUI vs. CLI: A Qualitative Comparison

I love the command line. I hate using the GUI for anything more than browsing. My file manager is either just the command line, or mc (Midnight Commander) a clone of norton commander. Most of my document creation is also done on the command line, from within emacs. Compiling programs is also done on the command line, because I am just more comfortable using the command line. A habit probably left over from the DOS/Desqview days.

Mozilla and hypocrisy

Right, but what about the experiences that Mozilla chooses to default for users like switching to  Yahoo and making that the default upon ...