|author||Kylie McClain <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2020-07-10 08:39:49 -0400|
|committer||Kylie McClain <email@example.com>||2020-07-10 08:39:49 -0400|
mutiny(7): add grokkability goal
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+ (grok: verb. "to understand profoundly and intuitively") +
+ Do you think you could ever come to understand what you run on your computer day in and day out?
+ There's something to be said for being able to. While some things in a system can usually be
+ overlooked, on *Mutiny* we want to promote an understandable, conceptualizable system.
+ You don't _have_ to understand what everything does as an end--but it should be encouraged to
+ learn how the pieces fit together, to learn the philosophy, and really become infatuated with
+ some of the unique ideas being brought forth.
Linux systems have suffered from a large amount of inconsistencies in maintenance and style.
This is part due to the bazaar model of development, but it doesn't have to be this way.