Michael J. Radwin

Tales of a software engineer who keeps kosher and hates the web.

After all, it’s just a perl script

Someone at work volunteered to port and maintain our proprietary package-management tool to Solaris. All twelve thousand uncommented lines of it. Good luck.

I’m sure someone is going to notice, and they’ll want to spend the next 3 months of their time doing a Linux port, too. It seems to me like it would be a better use of their effort and port their app to FreeBSD instead.

We’re a FreeBSD shop. Always have been, and probably always will be.