• JokeDeity
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    18210 months ago

    I actually like Linux, but I’m considering just blocking all the Linux communities because it’s so incredibly boring to just see you guys circle jerking all day long. We get it. We all get it.

      • Kayn
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        10 months ago

        I came here hoping to see gnome and X11 memes. You know, actual Linux memes.

        Instead I found “Windows bad” circlejerking.

      • JokeDeity
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        4410 months ago

        No, I’m on All, but a far higher percentage than most other content is just the same message in slightly different words on repeat, “Linux good, Binbows bad.”

      • R0cket_M00se
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        610 months ago

        It’s kind of hard to tell since the Linux memes are in all the other communities as well.

      • @Rubennaatje@feddit.nl
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        510 months ago

        They could use some memes making fun of our community instead of making fun of the rest.

        Let’s be honest, Linux isn’t a viable option for a big portion of society. I love working in Linux but it’s not perfect for those that aren’t techsavy and need more than a browser.

        • @Sanctus@lemmy.world
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          410 months ago

          Linux Mint is absolutely usable by most of the population. What it isn’t good at is business sector stuff because that entire sector is captured by Microsoft and its proprietary ecosystem. If interoperability was the focus, it wouldn’t be an issue. But capturing the population is the goal, so companies get these anti-user designs that lock you into their ecosystems. Maybe you need centralized development to achieve stuff like Azure and all its capabilities.

          • @seitanic
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            210 months ago

            LibreOffice can take care of the business stuff. Or, Hell, just Google Docs.

    • ibk
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      3010 months ago

      I mean just go ahead and block it, why make this rant at all, if you are seeing it on All its because of the amount of Linux users on Lemmy.

      • the post of tom joad
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        1410 months ago

        You’re talking to the deity of jokes himself. You think he’s out of touch? No, it is linuxmemes who are wrong

      • JokeDeity
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        -1310 months ago

        I mean, I’ve got a 75% upvote ratio right now, so perhaps I’m not alone in thinking it’s a bit excessive?

        • ibk
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          1910 months ago

          And whats the point? Should all Linux memes communities close so that you don’t see them in All? Should people stop making Linux memes at all? What are you achieving with your rant? You don’t like it. We get it. You and that 75% can block the community and move on.

          • JokeDeity
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            -2710 months ago

            I did. Go outside and breath for a bit, the weather is nice today.

            • ibk
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              1610 months ago

              Ah yes, this is literally the first time I visit Lemmy today after uni and the first post I see on All and that I interact with in more than a week but I am the one that has to go outside, not the person that apparently spends all day on Lemmy, so much so that is tired of seeing Linux memes on its feed. Have a nice day as well, and I truly mean it.

              • JokeDeity
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                -1910 months ago

                I don’t know your life story, I only know you got pretty riled up over nothing at all on the Internet, by a strangers comment. Usually a good sign you need to take a break and relax.