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TWO HOURS of productive time at the office? PER DAY???
Pressure like that is inhuman! I need to send a complaint to the union!
Anything that is unrelated to elephants is irrelephant Anonymous - The problem with quotes on the internet is that you can never tell if they're genuine Winston Churchill, 1944 - I'd just like a chance to prove that money can't make me happy. Me, all the time
Those spike tyres are not allowed in Germany (since 1975)
But even in Finland, they have to be equipped. I once had to help pushing the taxi uphill that should bring me to the airport because it still uses summer tyres in November. The excuse: "On the Åland islands the winter is usually coming later".
Is it just me or is the method in which you need to update SSMS ridiculously inane.
You get a notification within the app that it's out of date. The third one this month. So you click the link thinking it will initiate an in-app update. It's just a console app, after all.
But no. You are sent to a website where you choose the download you need, you download it, find it, double click it, and then get a notice that it can't proceed because SSMS is open. Your only option is to close and restart the installer.
So you close SSMS, relaunch the updater, wait, then click the Close button on the "we're finally done" screen and relaunch SSMS. And, of course, delete the app you just downloaded because it's littering your desktop.
And the point of the update? No idea. It looks and acts exactly the same. There's not even a "Fixed the icon to use the correct shade of chartreuse" or something update summary paraded in front of you so you feel good about that 5 mins of wasted time and the 1hr of recollecting your thoughts.
Can someone remind me just how much I pay a year for the privilege of using SQL Server?
They're gone. I just updated my favicon list for 2018 and here's the latest incarnation of crap we have to keep track of:
<!-- don't use a generic generator for images, we're artists after all --><linkrel="icon"href="/favicon.ico?v=1.0"/><!-- old way 16x16, 32x32, 48x48 --><linkrel="icon"sizes="128x128"href="/favicon.png"><!-- Android Normal Resolution --><linkrel="icon"sizes="192x192"href="/favicon-hd.png"><!-- Android High Resolution --><linkrel="apple-touch-icon"sizes="57x57"href="/touch-icon-iphone.png"><!-- iPhone 1-3GS --><linkrel="apple-touch-icon"sizes="76x76"href="/touch-icon-ipad.png"><!-- iPad and iPad mini --><linkrel="apple-touch-icon"sizes="120x120"href="/touch-icon-iphone-retina.png"><!-- iPhone 4-8 --><linkrel="apple-touch-icon"sizes="152x152"href="/touch-icon-ipad-retina.png"><!-- iPad and iPad mini 2nd gen --><linkrel="apple-touch-icon"sizes="167x167"href="/touch-icon-ipad-pro.png"><!-- iPad Pro --><linkrel="apple-touch-icon"sizes="180x180"href="/touch-icon-iphone-6-plus.png"><!-- iPhone X, 6-8 Plus -->
And yeah I comment my HTML. It gets stripped out anyway. Don't judge.
Totally, I mean I get it. 8k displays and 16x16 won't exactly work. But yeah, 152x152 isn't even a power of two. WTF apple. Like we if did a PoT 256x256 like you said, we could just scale the sucker anywhere from 32 to 512 and have it look good. But no, we have 152.
It's so good to hear other people complain about this.
I was grumbling and mumbling to myself as I was generating images for the iOS app I released into the apple store.
I couldn't believe all of the sizes I had to produce : one was 167 x 167 and they call it 83.5 X 2X I have no idea what that means. I ended up having to create 16 different sizes of icons for the app store. Loads of fun.
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