Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 11th May 2013 21:41 UTC
Windows "Windows is indeed slower than other operating systems in many scenarios, and the gap is worsening." That's one way to start an insider explanation of why Windows' performance isn't up to snuff. Written by someone who actually contributes code to the Windows NT kernel, the comment on Hacker News, later deleted but reposted with permission on Marc Bevand's blog, paints a very dreary picture of the state of Windows development. The root issue? Think of how Linux is developed, and you'll know the answer.
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"I don't know, given how your favorite argumentative approach seems to tell those who disagree with you how little they know about 'Software Engineering.'"

Are you referring to this by any chance? Yea that was lousy. Note the voting patterns in that thread, there's clearly a windows fanboy somewhere using duplicate voting accounts. There's no way I can expect this post not be be downvoted ;)

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