Re: The "Unix Philosophy 2020" document

From: Steve Litt <>
Date: Fri, 27 Dec 2019 18:05:28 -0500

On Fri, 27 Dec 2019 21:54:11 +0800
"Casper Ti. Vector" <> wrote:

> On Thu, Dec 26, 2019 at 09:57:35PM -0500, Steve Litt wrote:
> > Very, very nice! You should publicize this.
> <>.
> It seems to be downvoted, which may be unsurprising given the generic
> sentiment toward systemd in r/linux. Anyway, as of now I cannot load
> the post page (perhaps because of the Great Firewall, but somehow I
> can partially load the r/linux subreddit page), so I am not sure.

You're not the first to be downvoted. Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther
King, Cesar Chavez, Nelson Mandela, and Abraham Lincoln were vigorously
downvoted before they succeeded and raised the collective
consciousness. I'm not equating init system freedom with human freedom:
I'm just saying that it's not unusual for people with great ideas to be

Also, it looked to me like your story was removed by a bot, one of the
reasons being that your account was less than 5 days old. Things might
be different six days from now.

So I repeat: Very, very nice! You should publicize this.

Again and again.


Steve Litt
December 2019 featured book: Rapid Learning for the 21st Century
Received on Fri Dec 27 2019 - 23:05:28 UTC

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