AOL in Negotiations to Acquire Red Hat

Luis Villa louie@ximian.com
21 Jan 2002 10:02:36 -0500


On Mon, 2002-01-21 at 04:31, Eugene Leitl wrote:
> 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.

Details instead of flames? I assume you mean it doesn't have a true
BSD-compat API? If so, I'd suggest that 99.9% of OS/X users and even
most OS/X programmers don't care... but maybe you're referring to
something else?
Luis