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Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 19:58:51 +0200

Add descriptions to some programs

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M software.gmi                        |       8 ++++++--

1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

@@ -1,12 +1,13 @@
 # Software I use
 
-This is a list of (some of) the software that I use. Some of these are also in the list of my git repositories:
+This is a list of (some of) the software I use. Some of these are also in the list of my git repositories:
 => /repositories.gmi Repositories
 
 ## Basic
 
 ### Linux distribution
 => https://artixlinux.org Artix with runit
+Artix is a fork of Arch where systemd is replaced with OpenRC, runit or s6.
 
 ### Window manager
 => https://git.milotier.net/dwm Custom build of dwm
@@ -23,9 +24,11 @@ This is a list of (some of) the software that I use. Some of these are also in t
 
 ### Shell for scripting
 => https://wiki.archlinux.org/title/Dash Dash
+I don't have bash or zsh linked to /bin/sh, because dash is narrowly POSIX-compliant and much faster.
 
 ### Password manager
 => https://passwordstore.org Pass
+"The standard unix password manager". It's small, simple, stores all passwords locally and works well with dmenu.
 
 ### Text editor
 => https://vim.org Vim
@@ -34,7 +37,7 @@ This is a list of (some of) the software that I use. Some of these are also in t
 
 ### Document viewer
 => https://pwmt.org/projects/zathura Zathura
-For PDFs I use the mupdf plugin.
+A plugin-based document viewer. It can't actually display any documents by default. For PDFs I use the mupdf plugin.
 
 ### Image viewer
 => https://git.milotier.net/sxiv Custom build of sxiv
@@ -47,6 +50,7 @@ For PDFs I use the mupdf plugin.
 
 ### Mail client
 => https://neomutt.org Neomutt
+A fork of mutt, a terminal-ui based email client.
 
 ### Web browser
 => https://git.milotier.net/surf Custom build of surf