One of the best Xkcd evergreens:
Time to reblog another of my all-time-favorites from xkcd: tar
There are plent of tools, which are still used today, athough they were crap from the start. I know, this example here is mocking Nix. But there are plenty of similar examples in the MS Windows ecosystem as well.
I am not mocking those tools. I am mocking the people who advertise to use those tools!