Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 20th Dec 2009 21:22 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes I just stumbled upon an interesting forum thread over at AmigaWorld.net. The thread details whether or not AmigaOS and MorphOS should be called "hobby operating systems", and what kind of criteria should be applied. This sounded like an interesting point of discussion for OSNews.
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RE[2]: Interesting
by strcpy on Sun 20th Dec 2009 22:26 UTC in reply to "RE: Interesting"
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2009-05-20

Linux was being called a hobby OS in some press up into 2002 IIRC.


Yeah and nowadays you hear often Linux people using the term when describing other open source operating systems. As Linux is now, you know, big boy stuff. What goes around, comes around.

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