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Linux recycled Unix ?
  • From: Malcolm Herbert <mherbert@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 8 Feb 2001 22:33:59 +0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <01020822271302.01036@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
hi

any comments on this quote today ?

> Customers, he said, misunderstood what Linux was, thinking that it
> was brand new technology rather than just recycled Unix. "We're not
> changing the rules of physics in the universe here" and that the
> best Linux can offer is "better technology for the same money."
> There is, he said, "a wake-up call" sounding "for many.

Malcolm
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