Linked by Eugenia Loli on Thu 31st Aug 2006 01:29 UTC, submitted by sequethin
NetBSD Charles Hannum, co-founder of NetBSD posted to 3 major BSD lists saying that "The NetBSD Project has stagnated to the point of irrelevance. It has gotten to the point that being associated with the project is often more of a liability than an asset. I will attempt to explain how this happened, what the current state of affairs is, and what needs to be done to attempt to fix the situation."
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When Linus started on Linux, he announced it on comp.os.research.

comp.os.minix, iirc.

But the 'playing to the crowd' I was thinking of includes things like the playful nature of penguins dominating the world.

How is Beastie not "playful"? I know that all three BSD's now use official logos because they are frightened of offending fundamentalists (that they feel they need to is in my opinion more frightening), but changing the logo for that purpose sounds like "playing to the crowd" too.

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