Nuke Richmond

From: Iggy Drougge <>
Date: Fri Jan 12 23:37:53 2001

Wim skrev:

>Can you expect to say to a housewife : This is a Linux cd. Install it on
>this computer and I expect you to have looked at these Internet sites by
>tomorrow morning? It would have to be some housewife!! Linux needs far to
>much work still to make it fit for the masses.

Whoever is touting any UNIX-a-like OS as a Windows replacement is a bloody
fool. Such a system needs an able administrator, in which case it can be quite
comfortable for the end user, but it doesn't belong on the desktop of my
This is not an attempt to defend Windows, I think it's horrid, and if the end-
user was the be-all, end-all of OS development, they'd be running Macs. I
prefer the sensible compromise of the Amiga, myself.

En ligne avec Thor 2.6.
JavaScript has been developed to show scrolling messages on your pages. It
should have been named ScrollerScript, but as it came out more or less the
same time when the hype on a programming language called Java (poor man's
SmallTalk raped by C++ which is expected to solve all problems of the world,
including traffic, pollution and AIDS) started, it's creators decided to use
the term ``Java'' in it's name, too.
 -- README for the HTML preprocessor "hsc"
Received on Fri Jan 12 2001 - 23:37:53 GMT

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