Gonna be working from the Pinebook for a month starting on the 1st, I'm half dreading this, everything is falling apart on that thing. At least it runs my things..

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That's the music player that comes with Manjaro on the Pinebook, this design is not kidding around.

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@neauoire I'd rather use that than Spotify or Apple Music

@cancel It has a bunch of icons that don't do anything, there's one button that opens a http window of youtube which complains about certificates, another one that opens a new text file with the body "none"

@cancel Well, it's not a contest for the worse way to listen to music..

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@neauoire I bet the design hasn't been changed in ages, because they don't give a shit about design (maybe once they did, ages ago. That explains the outdated look and feel) and prefer to focus on functionality and reliability. I respect that!

I mean, the situation is arguably even worse in your 9front, lol.

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I'm not sure if SMPlayer actually "works" well, I wish I could say the functionalities that is has are actually working.

zuke is pretty good on 9front, actually it's probably the next best thing for me after cmus.

@neauoire So far, I'm basing my judgement in looks. I believe ugly software tends to be more stable and reliable than fancy software, because UI/UX can say a lot about where priorities are placed.

When I mentioned plan9, by worse I was referring to the fact that it's arguably uglier, not that it doesn't work well.

@avalos Oh right, I misread what you mean. I tend to agree, when things don't look overdesigned, the surface of failure is smaller.

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