|laziness, impatience, and hubris|
Re^2: leave log files openby BrowserUk (Pope)
|on Jun 12, 2013 at 13:51 UTC||Need Help??|
Here's one reason:
A second reason is that the first consumes almost no resource; whereas the second consumes prodigious amounts of it.
The times before and after the first:
And the second:
Whether you are just impacting every other process on your local server; or being billed for all that addition CPU & IO when running your process in the cloud; incurring 1000's of times more resource use in order to satisfy a dumb tool that is easily silenced is .... Its your dollar, you pick the adjective.
With the rise and rise of 'Social' network sites: 'Computers are making people easier to use everyday'
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