[linux-audio-user] Usability vs Intuitability in Ardour

Brett McCoy idragosani at chapelperilous.net
Tue Jul 26 09:17:53 EDT 2005

eviltwin69 at cableone.net wrote:

>     Aaaaaaaaarrrrrrrrggggghhhhhh!  Not again.  Oh well, I might as well throw
> down too.  I started on UNIX with vi (and in response to a way earlier thread,
> not all of us started on Windoze - my first system was IBM OS-360, then on to
> various others, then UNIX).  When I first used vi I was blown away by the power
> of the thing.  Later I discovered Emacs.  I switched.  I still use vi if I want
> to do something small very quickly (I hate waiting for Xemacs start up).  If I'm
> doing serious coding I use Xemacs just because it is much, much more powerful. 
> So, the old saw about people staying with what they know isn't always true.  I
> just try to use the right tool for the job.  Oh, I also use ed and sed ;-)

Real Programmers use cat...

-- Brett
Programmer by day, Guitarist by Night

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