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Bob Thomson
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As a 15 year veteran Solaris sysadmin old git, I increasingly find myself working on Linux, specifically Red Hat (Enterprise land you see). I also often find myself whinging about Linux being 'a bit pishy' compared to Solaris.

A concrete example is the man pages. I'll post below in comments the man pages for ls on both RHEL 5.6 and Solaris 10. The Solaris one has 4 times as much content in it. The section that I most miss is the EXAMPLES section which seems entirely absent in Linux man pages (Yes, I know Linux is a vast, moveable feast, so I am mostly talking about RHEL and Ubuntu as I come across these most often).

I think one reason for this discrepancy between the two OSes is that Sun was very much an engineering company and saw man pages as part of the documentation. Thankfully this is one tradition that Oracle don't seem to have killed as yet,

I know some people will say that because Linux is OSS, "you can read all the source", yes you can, but that's not that helpful when you are working on a P1 incident or an urgent bit of project work.

I realise documentation is a tedious execise that most developers can't stand but this should be a relatively easy issue to address yet it seems remarkably persistent (Yes, I know I should be volunteering to help do this, I will look into it, promise and any pointers as to how to get started are most welcome).
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Wow, pages for brands is bad. How do I even edit the thing now I've created it? Jeezo. Can't be this hard surely.
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I've created an LDN Now page for G+
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Dear Google Plus, (share this post if you agree)

We want to see our favourite posts in one place.

Please add a link to the left which I can click on a see a list of all the posts here which I have +1'd.

I'm getting tired of asking. Yet you seem to keep adding things which people are not asking for. Like the 'What's hot' link and the YouTube 'kind of playlist' thing.

You are called Plus. We Plus things when we like them. We want to see them again some day. Give us this very, very easy-for-you-to-implement filter link for the left menu.

PLEASE SHARE THIS POST IF YOU AGREE.
DONT JUST PLUS IT (though thanks!). SHARE IT. SPREAD THE WORD! NO ONE ELSE (but the author) CAN 'READ' A PLUS!

(And no, I do not mean the 'external sites' +1 tab on the profile page).
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Can't beat that Motown 4xsnare/bar

The the - Slow train to dawn
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