This is the Unix philosophy: Write programs that do one thing and do it well. Write programs to work together. Write programs to handle text streams, because that is a universal interface.
When abstractions are kept to the minimum necessary, it’s much easier to see which ones are good ideas and which ones are mistaken ideas. With larger collections of ideas branded into cohesive framework ideologies, it’s very easy for unjustified abstractions to sneak in under the cover of the more useful pieces. Substack
I didn’t write nothing of this, but we, programmers, forget important things, and I wanted to collect it in one place.
@ Unix in Wikipedia @ Substack blogspot @ izs blogspot
Written by Kiko Beats
Web is the Platform. Programmer, Computer Science & Software Engineer.