Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 13th Jun 2006 22:16 UTC
GNU, GPL, Open Source It's time for the Windows and Linux communities to drop the religious war and get together in a hurry to put the strengths of each operating system to best use, according to a nationally recognized authority on Windows Server. At the same time, Microsoft has been reaching out to the open-source community to try to find ways to overcome the incompatibilities between software distributed under the GNU General Public License and its own commercial software.
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devtty
Member since:
2006-04-02

guys are mostly Unix heads and Unix heads generally tend to disagree on anything among themselves, except that Microsoft $uck$.

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dylansmrjones Member since:
2005-10-02

This is not exactly correct.

The *nix world is highly standardized. The problem is merely all the standards.

And not all in the *nix world think Microsoft sucks. It would perhaps be more correct if you had written they think Windows sucks.

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chlordane Member since:
2006-05-11

Yes, Its the Operating System...not the Company....
I use FreeBSD, Solaris, Mac OS X...and yes Windows...
There Office software is just fine...
The OS needs a lot of work....
I wonder what Microsft will do first:

1)Merge with Apple
-or-
2)Go Open Source

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