Don’t do this, either

Started Foobar today and got this:

Foobar, indeed!

Click OK, the program shuts down. Without an internet connection you get locked out of the application. I don’t care that it’s beta; it’s not like the code became stale overnight. Warn me, inform me, by all means, but never lock me out of your software for an arbitrary reason like this. It annoys me and breaks my flow.

(And no, when I am traveling with a laptop, I do not always have an internet connection ready. And when I do, it’s metered and expensive. I will download the new release when I get back home, thank you.)

This blog will be huge, I tell ya!