The Chrome team is stupid.
@CyberpunkLibrarian this is a really weird way to force those same students to use google search to find the answers instead.
@socketwench is it really that bad that the IT department can enforce a bit more obscurity on their intranet?
@CyberpunkLibrarian They knew exactly what they were doing - another step toward making the web a heavily monitored mall.
@CyberpunkLibrarian If I were them, I'd be trying to move people toward something like Apple's "buy a devkit and a yearly license" model, which would cut people trying to do anything at all interesting way, way down.
@CyberpunkLibrarian I'll jump in and share a cute little story about jwz who, for those who don't know, wrote xscreensaver
I once mocked him for the insecurity xscreensaver that allowed you to easily by-pass it if you connected and disconnected two monitors at the same time
he apparently didn't know and got upset, how dare I question his code, and he started bugging me about debug logs and stuff
then he fixed it
A bunch of technomancers in the fediverse. Keep it fairly clean please. This arcology is for all who wash up upon it's digital shore.