AOL in Negotiations to Acquire Red Hat

Eugene Leitl Eugene.Leitl@lrz.uni-muenchen.de
Mon, 21 Jan 2002 10:31:43 +0100 (MET)


On 21 Jan 2002, Gary Lawrence Murphy wrote:

> Why believe this?  OS/X is pretty impressive for retaining all of the
> UI features of MacOS while remaining flexible and unrestrained (from
> my shell-only experience of it).  I'd say OS/X proves that Unix can be

OS X is rather broken. Cupertino has a good track record of breaking
systems. so OS X's future doesn't look too bright.

> tamed without breaking it's spirit, so why would AOL need do anything
> more than, say, pumping huge funds into Ximian ;)