Linked by David Adams on Sun 6th Nov 2011 04:34 UTC
Linux While it may seem like Linux-only projects are betraying their loyal base by developing Windows or OSX versions, I would argue that cross-platform development is actually better for Linux as a whole, better for individual software projects and their developers, and ultimately better for Linux users.
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RE[3]: Comment by Gone fishing
by ilovebeer on Mon 7th Nov 2011 15:38 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by Gone fishing"
ilovebeer
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2011-08-08

The "free' Windows software is an illusion. Every few years the Windows PC owner must buy new hardware to run the latest version. Don't forget the new versions of Office, McAfee, Norton, Nero etc which are also purchased by most users.

Only one problem with the above... Everything you said is total bullsh*t.

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