Re: Common carriers Re: A letter to Joe

Gregory Alan Bolcer (
Mon, 18 May 1998 12:37:38 -0700

> in the essential libraries which implement APIs to those services and
> *maybe* (being generous here) some set of minimum-functionality,
> essential utilities and a windowing system.

That would mean that you could actually run MS applications
separate from the OS?? Amazing. Just imagine having Windows
running on non-Windows OS platforms. I never understood
why you couldn't run the Windows windowing toolkits and APIs
apart from the Windows kernel anyways.