Pretty good April Fools from this year — a patch to delete the entirety of Hadoop’s codebase:
To avoid any bias to the existing code and make the same mistakes we should just delete trunk completely. Attached it is a script that deletes everything.
+1. RVM is atrocious code — some of the worst bash script I’ve seen. And it’s not just installing as a command, it requires that it be sourced and hooks into your login shell. If you then use “set -e”, it crashes; “set -u”, it crashes; reset $HOME, crash. It’s dire.