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It is weird how small our global tech tribe is.

I would estimate I download tmux via homebrew once a year on average. It is possible 112,000 represents a good estimate of all mac carrying tmux users in the world [*]. For comparison this is roughly the same number as employees at Apple.

Assuming these stats aren't opt in.

For another view, I'm a mac user, but prefer to use all those tools via a linux VM, either local, remote server or from a VPS. Also, not everyone doing development in macos uses homebrew.

If you don't mind me asking, why do you prefer working in a linux VM or VPS?

And what are the pros and cons?

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