Offline friends, do you think that the Linux ecosystem is increasingly copying the bad parts of software distribution from Windows and macOS?
Surely typing/saying the below Alpine command to install Firefox is way easier than who knows what multi–stage process other operating systems require.
apk add firefox
Google’s search box (rather tongue in cheek) is the most popular command line
interface in use today. With ,
installing and running
firefox would just be a phrase equivalent that compiles
On NixOS, we can already do stuff like that. Of course, NixOS lacks a translation/encapsulation layer for imperative to declarative specification — so user friendliness suffers dramatically.