stargazer.dave at gmail.com
Fri Apr 20 10:26:44 IST 2007
On 4/20/07, A G <subscrive at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> While I agree that the above points 'may' occure, it
> would be better if some hard examples are given. Else
> the credentials of the accuser gets a dent.
This is a distinct possibility. Vista has been designed to *impinge* on
Eg. MS talks of scalability of windows and how Linux
> is inferior to its OS etc. But who listens to their
> sponsered reviews and surveys? Cos they have lost
> their credentials.
No harm in calling a spade a spade. Microsoft and its channel partners are
marketing Vista as if it were the best thing after sliced bread. Sony
laptops come preloaded with it. Do you have a say? It is a drag on
hardware and hard-earned money.
I only hope that fsf does not do harm to OSS with
> SCOish arguments and claims.
This argument is made by FSF opponents and rms detractors who otherwise
support the open source initiative and is purely a misinformed / motivated
political viewpoint. However, we must understand that F/OSS owes so much to
rms and the FSF. Those that don't like FSF philosophy may well use BSD or
public domain software.
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