Dear Every Browser Development Team - I do *NOT* want all my devices to show the same open tabs and have the same bookmarks.
I have different machines for different purposes. It's convenient to have the same identity on many of these; but I still use them for different purposes.
I don't want 'one identity' to flatten down to 'one use-case'. I'm not a one-dimensional user.
@yojimbo I tend to avoid those kind of sign in because it's a nice opportunity to start from a clean slate, keeping all the noise behind.
Need will take back useful stuff, eventually.
@feld Firefox in particular, and only because it was 'advertising' the feature to me. I *might* want to access browser history from other devices, but in general not much else.
@xenotrope Thanks for the link; it's a great approach for unix machines to use, and just underscores that *everything* in Linux these days is related to namespaces; a process started as a separate user is just an older and simpler way to get a separate namespace 🙂
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.