Erik Funkenbusch <erik@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Sat, 28 Oct 2006 04:06:53 +0100, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>> What did Microsoft learn from Vista?
>> ,----[ Quote ]
>>| Q: You say you've learned a lot from the whole Longhorn/Vista
>>| development process. Could you share some of these lessons?
>>| Allchin: What you really want to do is componentize, get the
>>| stuff done, make sure you understand the dependencies, easy as
>>| one, two, three. But you need to understand those dependencies
>>| and then you put the pieces together. And without that, your
>>| ability to build large, complicated products -- could be cars or operating
>>| systems or whatever -- it doesn't scale.
>> So, Mr. Allchin has kindly explained to us why GNU/Linux works.
>> Over 5 years since Windows XP...
> He says what i've been saying for a long time.
Good lord. He's been saying what a toner monkey has been saying for a