I’ve decided to create a new category for posts: Bad Design
People should realize that software developers are users too. And, one of the things that open source applications in particular suffer from is just ….
I’m not going to make suggestions on how to make it better either. Why? Cause it won’t help. Every application designer needs to go through their own journey to find good design.
I’m not going to let open source projects get away with the “we’re free and volunteers” either. Those projects that are run by volunteers that aren’t hired by software companies get a break. All others … the bar is high. You get no slack because you have money to put into these projects.