[nycbug-talk] Forbes Magazine on Linux and the BSDs. . .
mickey at lucifier.net
Fri Jun 17 16:36:50 EDT 2005
Making, drinking tea and reading an opus magnum from Dan Langille:
> On 17 Jun 2005 at 16:19, Michael Shalayeff wrote:
> > Making, drinking tea and reading an opus magnum from Dan Langille:
> > > On 17 Jun 2005 at 16:04, Michael Shalayeff wrote:
> > >
> > > > Making, drinking tea and reading an opus magnum from Dan Langille:
> > >
> > > > > Let's use FreeBSD as something I advocate In my strategy, and the
> > > > > one I encourage in others, is to show why what I like about FreeBSD.
> > > > > That should be sufficient. If that isn't enough to convince people
> > > > > that FreeBSD is an excellent choice, then I haven't done my advocacy
> > > > > very well. I can do that entirely without bad-mouthing another
> > > > > project.
> > > >
> > > > the question was not for presenting openbsd in the best possible
> > > > light but rather for one particular dude's opinion on linux.
> > > > so his opinion seems to be -- linux is garbage.
> > > > you are free to disagree w/ that but you are most certainly
> > > > not in a position to police his opinion.
> > >
> > > I have not commented upon anyone else's opinion. I have been talking
> > > about what I do and what I recommend others do.
> > and what is this:
> > > > > I'm not so sure if this is really such great publicity. In my
> > > > > experience, people who do not already know (in some detail) about BSD
> > > > > are easily turned off by overly aggressive and deragotive remarks
> > > > > regarding other OS.
> > one dude has expressed his opinion and here is another dude
> > who is expressing his opinion about another dude's opinion.
> I did not say that.
i guess so. you advocating for it though (:
paranoic mickey (my employers have changed but, the name has remained)
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