Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 5th Sep 2006 14:39 UTC, submitted by Joel dahl
BSD and Darwin derivatives Marc G. Fournier has launched a new project with the intention to show hardware vendors that there in fact are a lot of BSD users out there. "We are trying to demonstrate to hardware and software vendors out there that BSD should be viewed as a serious operating system, not just as a hobbyist system, for support (i.e. hardware drivers) purposes."
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Linux Counter
by saxiyn on Tue 5th Sep 2006 18:54 UTC
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This reminds me of The Linux Counter:

Once upon a time, most of new Linux users registered there, if only for fun. Nobody seems to care these days.

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RE: Linux Counter
by twenex on Tue 5th Sep 2006 20:41 in reply to "Linux Counter"
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I update my page semiregularly.

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RE: Linux Counter
by dukeinlondon on Tue 5th Sep 2006 20:50 in reply to "Linux Counter"
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The linux counter should do something similar. Actually the linux counter should be initiated by the distros, be in the form of a similar script. Linux like BSD needs actual usage numbers for lobbying purposes.

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