My perspective as a member of the Nix team

Originally posted on Thursday, broadcast here on request.


As someone who:

  1. Had and still has reservations regarding how flakes were hamfisted into Nix release even without consensus

  2. begrudgingly started using flakes

  3. loves using flakes

  4. hates how flakes after years in baking still don’t address original concerns

  5. has quite a few reservations in how Eelco has handled the project

  6. Has seen and witnessed him in calls,

Mic92’s response to OP toot is well worth the read. I believe Mic92 also shares few of my opinions during limited conversation on Matrix, and I quite relate to their reply.