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"Kanep means cannabis in Estonian, and the leaf, according to local legend, has been used as a symbol of the area for at least 150 years, referring to the hemp traditionally grown and made into cloth, oil and rope there."
So it is entirely logical and correct that it does so.
Boaty McBoatface was just typical English humour, unfortunately slapped down by the boat owners.
I've got a new rig and am about to load it up with apps, and so I'd like to install anything FREE that is of value for Visual Studio. Of course, instead of making it easy, Microsoft makes it tricky, and I can remember once installing different versions of Visual Studio, and somehow the registry got all whacked out.
It looks like all I need is to run "vs_Community" and "vs_BuildTools". I would like to have access to all the different languages, and it has been my experience that Micro$oft likes to wall these out with their free stuff, making it a pain to work with. Of course, maybe that was the old Micro$oft, as the new Micro$oft wishes to get Visual Studio installed in as many system as possible.
I also see that there are those old standbys, the .NET & C++ redistributables, that I also plan to install, although maybe I don't installing those aforementioned ones?
Oh, I don't dislike Microsoft's products; indeed, they are the best. I just don't like the way that Microsoft makes in a PITA to get their product. Maybe I'm still thinking about how its products made me have to rebuild by system once.
The problem IMHO with Microsoft is that there are too many people that don't seem to know about each others projects or things like backward compatibility. So when a new version of e.g. SQL Server comes out, suddenly your code with SMO objects does not work anymore and no one seems to care about it ...
Rather than examining the festering of old wounds in memory, why not install VS Community, and pay attention to the options offered.
Visit the 'free stuff" forum here to get some ideas about useful add-ins.
«... thank the gods that they have made you superior to those events which they have not placed within your own control, rendered you accountable for that only which is within you own control For what, then, have they made you responsible? For that which is alone in your own power—a right use of things as they appear.» Discourses of Epictetus Book I:12
Use to put code on paper tape for programming EEPROMS. and also used computer cards.
Oi, that's a bizarre use of paper tapes. I used paper tapes in 7-9th grade, the school had a PDP-11 with a teletype. I'd programmed a Monopoly game and saved it to punch tape, but some hole somewhere wasn't readable.
And the community college I went to in 1980 had a CS dept that taught Fortran programming with punch cards.
Things I was happy for in my computing life:
My university stopped using card readers the year before I started - empty space where the machines used to be.
The introduction of double sided floppy disks - tons of space!
3 1/2" floppy disks - tons of space in less space!
The introduction of hard drives - tons of space without boxes of disks taking up space!
RAM dropping below $500/MB - tons of memory space!
I now realize I should have worked for NASA - because I seem to appreciate SPACE!
I'm pretty sure I would not like to live in a world in which I would never be offended.
I am absolutely certain I don't want to live in a world in which you would never be offended.
Freedom doesn't mean the absence of things you don't like.