I’m a perfectionist, and so I tend to define my problem space very narrowly so I can realistically come us with what I think is the perfect solution.
Then every once in a while something pulls my self-imposed blinders away and I get overwhelmed with the scale of the world’s problems.
Screw you, birdsite.
What K8s does is complex by definition, and so the UX is complex.
I know I'm not the first person to suggest that the people who know K8s the best will often end up rolling their own solution.
The curse of software is that once you understand something deeply enough you often just rewrite it to work for you.
15 years ago: A shell script (CGI) on your computer
The lesson (I think): Complexity begets complexity.
NOAA Politicized the Weather Report https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2019/09/noaa-trump-hurricane-dorian-alabama/597628/
Whether or not the statement is factually accurate, the idea of a science agency responding to obvious political pressure is hard to comprehend https://www.noaa.gov/news/statement-from-noaa
Why MPs Stood Up to Boris Johnson When the GOP Will Not Stand Up to Donald Trump https://www.theatlantic.com/notes/2019/09/where-are-americas-rebel-tories/597337/
If you guys are scared of a fediverse server archiving your stuff, good... but understand that this behavior doesn't have to announce itself.
Those that do are little scary, those that don't... well, they're monitoring.
I'll let you decide for yourself... but just know that OSINT on the Fedi is a trivial task if one were to wish to undertake it.