Monthly Archives: August 2014

Developer Note: Beware of System Updates

If you are on a Linux machine like I am, you will occasionally get a smattering of system updates that it recommends. New features! Fixes! Better performance! More stability! All for free! Those are usually the things that run across my mind when I see my package manager appear. I squeal with delight. I click update…and¬†away it goes. Everything¬†finishes, but I am never really sure what exactly just happened. Newer… Read Article →