how much work would it take to make a fullscreen browser a decent window manager
ahh no okay i see what you all understood
i meant making a fullscreen browser a functional replacement for a regular window manager/compositor, including the stuff that adapts native apis or renders regularly and display in a tab. possibly replacing xorg too.
@CobaltVelvet you're describing my worst nightmares
@CobaltVelvet calm down satan
@CobaltVelvet This is the hot new thing in webscale, if you want to provision a machine you just have to point the init at the URL of the entry page
@elomatreb now that's actually a great idea
we kind of have that with docker
@CobaltVelvet Yes but now it has even more web so it's more webscale
@CobaltVelvet electron os
y tho? 😨
@CobaltVelvet You have to compile the JS to WebAssembly, though.
@CobaltVelvet please no
@CobaltVelvet I don't want to give you the wrong idea by fav'ing this. please understand that I admire the sheer artisanal badness that went into this idea.
Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more