[nycbug-talk] Article on Unix and open source
Mon Aug 2 11:03:17 EDT 2004
Sunny Dubey wrote:
>On Monday 02 August 2004 12:04 am, G.Rosamond wrote:
>>The article is titled "can gnu ever be unix?", but the author
>>repeatedly refers to gnu and bsds.
>Linux has been certified POSIX.1. It was done by a company called Lasemoon.
>No one cared about linux being POSIX, and the company tanked. Apparently
>another german company called Unifix Software seems to have continued with
>this POSIX compliancy effort, and it seems not too many people take notice of
>IMO customers just don't care about SUS/POSIX as they used to anymore.
which is funny, because POSIX standards really say alot more about a
system than "Unix."
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