On Sun, Feb 10, 2008 at 10:39:30AM -0600, Chris wrote: > On Fri, 8 Feb 2008 20:12:37 -0800 > "Ted Mittelstaedt" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > -----Original Message----- > > > From: Wojciech Puchar [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] > > > Sent: Thursday, February 07, 2008 11:32 PM > > > To: Ted Mittelstaedt > > > Cc: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; firstname.lastname@example.org > > > Subject: RE: Some ideas for FreeBSD > > > > > > > It is one thing to add support for a POSIX call into FreeBSD. > > > > That's fine. > > > > > > > > It's quite another to break a header or supply hacky 32-bit-only > > > > code in a library or some such just because Linux does the same > > > > brain-dead stuff and the Linux maintainers are too stubborn or > > > > stupid to fix Linux. > > > > > > > don't forget that linux changed from being good unix OS to be > > > windows competitor. and it's competing well. > > > > Ah, something to strive for! :-) > > > > Reason # 1 to be happy with Linux: It attracts all the morons who > > would otherwise fuck up FreeBSD? > > Oh my! Ted my man! I'm sure that was a </Sarcasm> remark! As you do > know, many of us happy BSD'ers are well versed in Linux-eeze and > actually live very happily in both worlds. > > I would hate to think I may fall into that category! Oh wait! I do! > Doh!!!
I don't believe he said that morons were the *only* people attracted to Linux. Something can be a lightning rod and still serve as a place to tie off your clothesline (to stretch a metaphor) every now and then. -- CCD CopyWrite Chad Perrin [ http://ccd.apotheon.org ] Marvin Minsky: "It's just incredible that a trillion-synapse computer could actually spend Saturday afternoon watching a football game." _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"