Linked by bcavally on Mon 21st Dec 2009 17:18 UTC
BeOS & Derivatives Today there are many operating systems available. Every vendor or community round it tries to make it as good as possible. Having different goals, different legacy and different cultures, they succeed in it more or less. We (end users) end up with big selection of operating systems, but for us the operating systems are usually compromise of the features that we would like to have. So is there an operating system that would fit all the needs of the end user? Is is the BeOS clone Haiku?
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RE[4]: Religious perspective:
by nt_jerkface on Wed 23rd Dec 2009 03:12 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Religious perspective:"
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If you ever want to really depress yourself, pick up a copy of Sea of Slaughter by Farley Mowatt - it's a catalogue of the (mainly) marine animals that have wiped out since European colonization of North America began.

Why should I find that any more depressing than reading about dinosaurs that have been wiped out?

Mother nature kills off species all the time. It's a natural part of evolution. I don't see why when humans take out a few they become moral dregs of the world.

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