Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 20th Jul 2009 19:16 UTC
Sun Solaris, OpenSolaris The Linux desktop has come a long way. It's a fully usable, stable, and secure operating system that can be used quite easily by the masses. Not too long ago, Sun figured they could do the same by starting Project Indiana, which is supposed to deliver a complete distribution of OpenSolaris in a manner similar to GNU/Linux. After using the latest version for a while, I'm wondering: why?
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RE[2]: Reinventing the wheel?
by AndrewZ on Tue 21st Jul 2009 13:54 UTC in reply to "RE: Reinventing the wheel?"
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"Let's look at basic functions and purposes; we may all in the end be getting from A to B, and some of us may want to fly as a means of doing so but does that mean we should sit there, looking at the birds, because there's no point in reinventing what your average winged creature does. Did nature leave the bat wingless because there were already feathers? "

Claps hands for you! You have made an excellent point about innovation and creating new ways. Thanks for the post!

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