Re: why do we use systemd?
On Sat, 12 Jul 2014 02:20:17 +1200
Chris Bannister <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 11, 2014 at 07:25:05AM +0100, Balint Szigeti wrote:
> > On Mon, 2014-07-07 at 15:48 +0200, Bzzzz wrote:
> > > On Mon, 07 Jul 2014 09:01:43 -0400
> > > Jerry Stuckle <email@example.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > > What's wrong with that? I also have to use Windows, even when
> > > > I'm working on Linux device drivers (and have been for 20+
> > > > years).
> > > >
> > > > Sometimes you don't have a choice in the matter.
> > >
> > > This is because you don't work hard enough *<;-)
> > >
> > that's not true. there are lots of situations when you just get a
> > PC and only that system is enable on the specific network.
> > you can't reinstall it to Linux because there is a 'fantastic' sw
> > on it which regularly report itself to the server. if this report
> > delay, the network connection will terminate. yep, you can ask
> > exception for you but the internal policy is banned it.
> > so what would you do in this situation?
> What??? You are joking aren't you? Future employers may be reading
What do you see as a problem here? He's saying he has no choice about
using Windows in a particular network. That's not unusual. Most
companies bigger than three or four people have IT policies, not always
sanely based. In purely practical terms, all the workstations in a
company might be identical, all running Office, so that anyone can work
anywhere. There might be a third-party security compliance procedure
that excludes other operating systems, deliberately or otherwise. And