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Talk, Rumors, X Versus Y "Dear Ubuntu, for the last couple years life has been good. Every time I've shown you to a friend or family member, they've compared you to what they're familiar with--Windows XP or Vista, mostly--and by comparison you've looked brilliant. Yeah, your ugly brown color scheme was a bit off-putting at first, but once people saw how secure, simple, and reliable you were, the response was almost universally positive. But recently, things have changed ..."
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Fettarme H-Milch
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He's still an Arsehole

Oh, constant repetition makes your insult a fact??

How much and what have you done for FOSS? Did you do more than Greg?

perfectly willing to downplay the efforts on everyone and anyone that isn't Novell or Red Hat.

Yeah man! Anyone who isn't Novell or Red Hat. Or MontaVista. Or Mandriva. Or Gentoo. Or WindRiver. Or rPath. Or IBM. Or Intel. Or Oracle. Or countless hobbyists who don't get paid at all.

Plus, I will never forgive him for the Devfs fiasco, he single-handedly managed to prevent Linux from moving to the next stage in device management and is why we're stuck with clunky udev instead of a proper device filesystem.

Prevented? How? Isn't Linux no longer FOSS and are all sources secret? Can't you just maintain your own fork with devfs?

Edited 2010-05-09 21:54 UTC

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