Tim Smith wrote:
> In article <gryl7w20zqbl$.1ijfkgupwx32p$.dlg@xxxxxxxxxx>,
> Hans Lister <stymeeee@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> > What amuses me is how much the Microsoft crowd loves Mono and wants
>> > us to use it. It's revealing, isn't it?
>> I want programs that work. I don't care who writes or if they are
>> commerical or free.
>> That's the difference between normal users and freetards like
>> yourself Schestowitz.
> Roy has admitted that his beef with Mono is not about the technology,
> and he even admitted that it isn't about the alleged legal issues (both
> in recent posts on BN).
> Roy wants Mono out purely because it implements technology that
> originally came from Microsoft.
I don't think that he has ever written anything like that.
He always talked about the patent issue and that he does not trust MS a
tiny little bit on it
> The people that want Mono in want it for the same reason people want
> Perl, PHP, Haskel, OCAML, Java, and all the other useful programming
> tools and environments available in any good Linux distribution--they
> are good and useful technology.
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