Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 5th Oct 2005 07:44 UTC, submitted by Dan
FreeBSD BSDForums interviews FreeBSD Release Engineering Team's Scott Long relating to various aspects of FreeBSD. Topics discussed include FreeBSD general issues, its academic roots, how FreeBSD compares to other BSDs - OpenBSD, NetBSD, and the ongoing debate on FreeBSD vs. Linux. Scott gives us his perspective on the corporate adoption and popularity of FreeBSD. He brings us up to speed on FreeBSD 6.0, its new features and enhancements, including Apple G4 PowerMac, AMD64 and wireless compatibility. Scott also discusses FreeBSD 6.0's upgrade path and release timetable.
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RE: Why I went with Linux and Windows
by on Wed 5th Oct 2005 17:27 UTC in reply to "Why I went with Linux and Windows"

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"...I don't know where FreeBSD will be in 5 years."

If I may....

Multics was supposed to kill BSD
VMS was supposed to kill BSD
Netware was supposed to kill BSD
SysV was supposed to kill BSD
Mach was supposed to kill BSD
Windows was supposed to kill BSD

I'll see your Linux and raise you 30 years of BSD.

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