__/ [ John A. Bailo ] on Tuesday 23 May 2006 17:12 \__
> Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>> Unix, Linux Mythology Continues to Unfold
>> ,----[ Quote ]
>> | The problem for Sun and, to a lesser extent, SGI is that for too long,
>> | they competed against a brain trust in Redmond, Wash., and not the
>> | global brain trust that was creating Linux. Therefore, they weren't
>> | prepared for how quickly it undercut their business. Linux has forced
>> | both SGI and Sun to adopt a "we do Linux better" strategy. The word
>> | "Unix" is never uttered.
> Microsoft's ultimate goal was to displace UNIX.
> The fact that Linux has done that means that Microsoft can only dwindle.
if (windows<unix & linux>unix) then if (windows<<linux) ThrowChair() else
ThrowException(fatal) end else ThrowException(fatal) end;