[nycbug-talk] Re: OSViews review of the BSD family

a nice bug nycbug
Tue Oct 19 18:01:59 EDT 2004

Guys, guys, guys <shaking head>..

G. Rosamond:
> >grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr. i wish i had the time
> >to say more and make that voice heard - maybe later this fall. these
> >articles are so frustrating to read, it maybe worth the time/money
> >to drop a few projects to counter this stuff...
> Maybe we could have something, say, by a security officer from each 
> project, then someone from each project on new releases upcoming (NBSD 
> 2.0, OBSD 3.6, FBSD 5.3).

Isn't this from osviews/ osopinion? Yes, it is. Didn't they have a
reviewer named Eugenia .. (something)? Pay no attention.. their
reviews were always not to be taken seriously. Slashdot loves to
post links to them. It's like throwing gasoline on a fire. What a
waste of time. IIRC there was a comment about that particular
reviewer that summed up the situation perfectly (and I paraphrase):
" .. she reviews operating systems and rates them by how many
windows could be opened up on the desktop after the first reboot .."

OTOH, you're probably right - deserves a strong response, just on


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