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Re: [SLE] Rant -- SuSE 9.1 is Not a Home Desktop solution at all
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2004 15:06:29 +0200
  • Message-id: <200406121506.29324.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 12 June 2004 14.53, Eugene Lee wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 12, 2004 at 02:40:03PM +0200, Anders Johansson wrote:
> : On Saturday 12 June 2004 14.33, Tony Alfrey wrote:
> : > Mac OS-X is Free BSD + X + AppleGUI front-end,
> :
> : No, MacOSX doesn't use X. There is an X implementation for it, but the
> : default is Apple's own PDF based thing
>
> I did not interpret Tony's comments as "Mac OS X uses X11R6 by default".
> To me, Tony simply provided a list of features and implementations.

But X is not a feature of Mac OSX?! Mac uses Quartz. And Tony attributed the
Mac's stability to X, I would interpret that as thinking it used X by default

There is an X server for windows too, would you say X was a feature of
windows?

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