Unsubstantiated “X is just better” arguments don’t work for me.
Nor do formal papers stuffed with proofs.
What article have you read that presented the case for nix in an engaging and robust manner?
One that balanced the concerns of brevity and formality well?
I stumbled across @domenkozar 's nix.dev issue that splendidly hyperlinks to a fascinating summary blog article and linked research paper. The tripartite systems categorization has me reeling. Those ideas inspire me to sell nix as a nimble, efficient way you achieve congruent infrastructure today. No vendor lockin. No silicon valley snake oil.