Erik Funkenbusch wrote:
> On Thu, 12 Mar 2009 12:40:02 +0100, Peter Köhlmann wrote:
>> The *apps* are at fault.
> Wait.. wait.. wait.
> So you're saying that when poorly written apps don't follow the OS
> guidelines it's the apps fault?
> Wow, how come nobody has ever told nearly every Linux advocate in
> existence this?
Why would they all need to be told?
> See, they all blame Windows for every flaw in applications.
Maybe some do. That doesn't speak for all.
> Be it Adobe,
> Symantec, etc.. See, when a new version of an OS comes out, and there is
> an incompatibility with an app that ran just fine in the previous version,
> they say it's Windows fault, clearly because it worked fine previously.
You're dragging the goalposts now. You went from poorly written apps to
well-written apps that were broken by changes in the OS.
> I assume you will not correct all those Linux advocates that go blaiming
> Windows for 3rd party app compatibility issues.
Of course not, why should he?