Activity tagged “quotes”
“'git commit-tree' plumbing can make Octopus with more than 16 parents.”
GvR: “Django is […] a pretty darn good web framework that matches my style of developing, it is also an exemplary example of a good open source project, run by people who really understand community involvement.”
“Imagine imposing a tax on every corporation in the developed world, collecting $100 per white-collar worker per year, and then directing one third of the proceeds to curing AIDS and malaria. That, effectively, is what Bill Gates has done.”
“If you hate the web […] I don’t want anything to do with you.” Word.
“All the convenience methods and syntactical sugar that makes Rails such a pleasure for coders ends up being absolutely punishing, performance-wise.” That, right there, is why Django is written the way it is.
The history of the phrase “information wants to be free”
A quote from P.J. Eby about PyPI and groupware in general.
A quote from Mark Shuttleworth on the dangers of tribalism.
A quote from Guido van Rossum on commit privileges.
QFT: “In short, if there’s a difference, it’s not the sex, it’s the sexism. Anyone who can’t acknowledge this is a bigot and a twit.”
Quotes from PyCon.
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