Moved from rxvt-unicode (last release 4y ago) to alacritty and the font rendering is some tiny, ineffably bit different and it's left me feeling very slightly drunk.

Also, "once every four years" is about how often I can stand to change something I spend twenty hours a day looking at like terminal font or window decoration. I cannot comprehend the pace windows/macos users survive. How does it not drive you mad with distraction?

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2001: BeOS -> Linux
05: brown window bars -> slate blue
08: ?? -> Inconsolata
13: Blackbox/fluxbox -> awesome
16: italics -> Operator Mono

18.5y of Linux on the desktop, one significant change (tiling wm), and I chose when. Every pixel is predictable, not distracting.

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