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Why infer derision from a statement that needn't necessarily have been?

That something required a small amount of code or effort is valuable information. And actually, among hackers, usually positive.




The word "just" (at least with this meaning) trivializes what follows.


Yeah, after reading this again I think you're right.


> just a wrapper

Compare to "a wrapper".


Feeling like you have to do something novel or complex for it to be worthwhile can be a curse. I feel cursed often.




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