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Compiling emacs is killing me
reddit.com/r/NixOS | 2021-10-22
Ditch Your Version Manager
news.ycombinator.com | 2021-09-19
This... This is laughable. How do I install ruby 2.6.8? Oh, there's no ruby_2_6_8, because of course there isn't. And this could be difference between a secure system and all your base are belong to us.
And they call this reproducible builds?
And that's before getting into the ridiculous
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All the software that we installed depends on the specific version of the nixpkgs channel that we installed on our system [whose only version is a commit hash in a git repo]
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So you need an extra tool  for, quote, "painless dependencies for Nix projects."
Yes, sure. I'm definitely ditching my version managers in favor of this tool, that hasn't solved these issues in 18 years of its existence.
As an imperative package manager?
reddit.com/r/NixOS | 2021-06-01
What about something like this? https://github.com/nmattia/niv
reddit.com/r/NixOS | 2021-05-21
Here is link number 1 - Previous text "b'niv'"reddit.com/r/NixOS | 2021-05-21
What is the upside of using Flakes instead of niv?
Niv: Easy dependency management for Nix projects
news.ycombinator.com | 2021-04-18
Niv: Painless Dependencies for Nix Projects
news.ycombinator.com | 2021-04-09
A minimal shell.nix is taking hours to build.
reddit.com/r/Nix | 2021-03-25
What are some alternatives?
leksah - Haskell IDE
xmobar - A minimalistic status bar
update-nix-fetchgit - A program to automatically update fetchgit values in Nix expressions
ghcid - Very low feature GHCi based IDE
hadolint - Dockerfile linter, validate inline bash, written in Haskell
ihaskell - A Haskell kernel for IPython.
clock - High-resolution clock functions: monotonic, realtime, cputime.