Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 14th Sep 2010 22:42 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu If there's one consistent piece of criticism that gets lobbed in Canonical's and Mark Shuttleworth's direction, it's that they do not contribute enough code - or anything else for that matter - to the Free software world. Mark Shuttleworth has apparently had enough, and has written a very, very lengthy blog post detailing how he feels about this criticism.
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Fettarme H-Milch
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"Imagine a company like Microsoft, taking linux components, making their own distribution, not contributing anything, and then claiming their additions to the linux ecosystem are superior.

You mean Apple?

Yeah! Damn you, Apple, for leeching off WebKit, CUPS, LLVM/Clang, libdispatch, Darwin Streaming Server, etc. without giving ANYTHING back!
Oh wait, those are all products which are mostly developes by Apple..

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