today in "people don't get free software":

"I think the reality distortion thing with open sourcing both commercial things and personal projects in general is too high expectations for what it means in practise, and perhaps too little of what it means in principle."

i generally try not to dunk on people but this ended up being a very long post about how people are super lucky that anyone in music open sources anything and that we shouldn't ask for it because it's entitled


like, no, i'm not expecting Mattias Puesch to fix my shit, I'm asking to be able to fix it myself. c'mon.

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@tindall somebody was comparing recently FLOSS to right to repair, and I've never heard something so apt.

@tindall @meena ohhh that’s a very good way of putting it

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