Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 9th Sep 2012 22:58 UTC
Mac OS X "A little more than an year ago I wrote my rant post The Linux Desktop Experience is Killing Linux on the Desktop and for the first time in 8 years I wasn't a desktop Linux user anymore. I spent about a month wrestling with Windows 7, but let's face it - Windows is ill suited for professional Ruby programmers like me (and it's ill suited for most programmers, except maybe Java & .Net I guess). Anyways, it was never my intention to stick with Windows - I was just doing my Mac due diligence. Now with 1+ year of OSX usage I'd like to share a few things about my experience thus far with you."
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RE: Comment by Darkmage
by Hypnos on Mon 10th Sep 2012 04:14 UTC in reply to "Comment by Darkmage"
Hypnos
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2008-11-19

de Icaza said they looked at GNUstep and decided it was "too complicated" -- so they invented GObject

*facepalm*

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RE[2]: Comment by Darkmage
by moondevil on Mon 10th Sep 2012 07:26 in reply to "RE: Comment by Darkmage"
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2005-07-08

Actually at the time Miguel preferred C as programming language and has always had a sweet spot for Microsoft technologies.

No way he would support adopting GNUStep.

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