@sir "Productivity per CPU cycle per Watt is the lowest it’s been in decades, and is orders of magnitude (plural) beneath its potential."

That's a metric I wouldn't mind seeing more often.

"The point is, if these numbers surprised you, then you should find out why! I’m a systems programmer — I want you to be interested in your systems! And if this surprises you, I wonder what else might…"

Delightfully savage. Thank you.

@sir so it turns out your super controversial post wasn't actually controversial but just 'use the right tool for the job'?

@sir I read your post, and then I see this: developers.slashdot.org/story/

Code complexity is so out of control we need *checks notes* artificial intelligence to understand it. Is that about right?

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