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[SLUG] MicroWHO? [Was: Aptitude command to TOTALLY remove KDE]
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- Subject: [SLUG] MicroWHO? [Was: Aptitude command to TOTALLY remove KDE]
- From: Jeff Waugh <jdub@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 31 Aug 2005 23:25:17 +1000
- User-agent: Mutt/1.5.9i
> We've know since BeOS that a microkernel makes for a better desktop
> operating system.
Say *what*?! There were no significant features in BeOS that are impossible
to implement on Linux, either in the kernel or in userland. Attempting to
credit the vast number of variables in a high quality user experience on a
specious technicality is ridiculous.
"The postmodern version is: If all you have is duct tape, everything
starts to look like a duct. Right. When's the last time you used duct
tape on a duct?" - Larry Wall