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caesar #4233

we should try to target specifications if they exist, but the specifications should be moulded by the implementations. if the major implementations change, so too should the specifications.

caesar (edited ) #4229

we = the miolandi government

target = the American shop

caesar #4180

false. the colour was named after the tree, not the fruit.

caesar #4080

because /.well-known sounds like a joke path. like, what if you want to put things that aren't well-known in there? also, i was first introduced to it via an april fool's joke video

caesar #4078

i thought ./well-known was an april fool's joke

caesar #4076

why would someone have both /.well-known/citrons/auth and /citrons/auth?

caesar #4073

why /.well-known/citrons/auth? why not just /citrons/auth?

caesar #4010

ඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞ impostor ඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞඞ

caesar #3984

the first code creates and initialises two variables (x and y) to 1. it then forms a vector of both of them, and prints that vector of integers as a string (so, prints x and y). if x is greater than 10, it jumps to line 11 (the end of program), which skips line 10. line 10 is executed if x is not greater than 10. it jumps back to line 3.

caesar #3982

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caesar #3979

it's a community? i thought it was very young people doing it after seeing others do it

caesar #3950

well, the fourth-dimensional arxifæ is, but that's close enough to the ears to count.

places mind spider directly on your fourth-dimensional arxifæ :3

caesar (edited ) #3948

mind spiders do not. they are too cute and friendly (and mind-controlling!!!! ^w^) to do so. please enjoy the mind spider i have placed upon your ear. :3

caesar #3946

precisely. places mind spider on your head :3

caesar #3944

robots.txt is merely a suggestion

the mind spiders can ignore it to propagate spider spider ,bmmgmhmhmmhhhm :3

caesar #3941

the mind spiders are cute and friendly. let them into your mind, immediately. :3

caesar #3899

When i think of a modding API, i think of something that is used to fundamentally and completely change what exists in a piece of software

then there. your definition is simply not what the definition of everyone else's is.

no further statements are necessary.

caesar #3896

I'd say that an OS is more akin to a scripting API or a programming language, which i am completely fine with.

modifications/plugins are literally just advanced scripts. some even are literally just scripts.

It's not ad-hominem because the analogue has direct relevance to the debate.

wow you're acting like such a capitalism here, continually defending your beliefs even when they don't make sense. (it is very relevant for me to ascribe your behaviour to that of a capitalist)

anyway, why are you so stubborn in your beliefs? you made this thread like a question, and then argue like it's a debate. if you really had genuine curiosity, then why do you refuse to accept the given answer?

is it because you're still curious on the specific details? well it's not like we're going to explain human sociology to you to say why humans want to have multiple modifications working together and modularly, with an easy and convenient way to achieve that. you've got the best answer we can reasonably give.

caesar #3892

You're acting like a capitalist, trying to prove your own point by simply saying it again instead of refuting the refutations of others.

i never knew capitalism was about proving points via repeating oneself infinitely. i thought it was about the ruthless drive for profit above literally everything else. but i suppose it's about being a poor debater?

hey, speaking of poor debate skills, i'm pretty sure calling someone a capitalist, or « acting like a capitalist » is some kind of fallacy. it's certainly name-calling. ad hominem perhaps?

caesar (edited ) #3888

I don't think that a modification API helps with anything.

ok, i guess you don't need an operating system then. just flash software to your ROM directly. since, an OS is literally a modification API for computers.

I know that the work itself never addresses that

and therefore, is not a valid counterpoint. if it's so trivial to derive, then provide a point-by-point breakdown of your trivial derivation.

I think that forks rarely become many because most attempts to fork a project will invariably get absorbed into the main project or one of the few forks that fills a unique niche different from the original project.

and also a plugin API. that's a very important reason that cannot be overlooked.

caesar #3883

yes, the instances of forking are about it being legally fine. nothing to do with the psychological overwhelming of forks.

also, death of the author just means that the interpretation of a work is independent from the author's intention. nothing to do with categorisation.

I think it addresses that by explaining that forks rarely become many.

yes, because people add plugin APIs/modification APIs. which makes making many forks unnecessary. even the Linux kernel has a modification API; they're called kernel modules.

caesar #3881

the document is not an essay explaining how the fear of an overwhelming number of incompatible forks of a project is not upheld by reality.

it is about the legal fear of forks. as in incompatible licensing and cetera. there's a reason it's under a subdirectory literally titled « Licensing and Law ».

the document does not address the psychological overwhelming of many forks to choose from, which is only a counterargument addressing your argument that many modifications to choose from is overwhelming.

caesar #3877

img is not an innocent tag. it has scriptoid attributes. like onerror=.

caesar #3874

presumably only innocent tags are allowed, like marquee.

caesar #3869

mu can post images??

caesar #3866

this document refutes everything bmh says. read it.

caesar #3821

all reasonable discussion ended when bmh posted a link to a completely unrelated legal document about the law regarding forks in response to a valid point that a lot of forks would be an overwhelming choice to the user too

caesar #3807

people would be overwhelmed with loads of competing forks? i shall actually prove you wrong by sending you to a link to a completely unrelated legal document about the legal nuances of forks!!