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The Register: The Only Thing Worse than Flying is Open Source Code

Dec 02, 2005, 04:00 (10 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Otto Z. Stern)

"The only thing as goat-rendering awful as flying has to be the progression of open source code.

"Travel to any open source love site, and you'll find the freedom fly boys gooing over how quickly they deliver bug fixes, patches and the like. Meanwhile, I'm sitting here typing away on a 128-processor Unix SMP armed with an ultrasonic file system and jet-fueled partitioning system, wondering when the Linux freaks are going to solve their Ubuntu versus Mandriva color scheme debate or maybe even write a printer driver so that something I buy actually works with my open sores PC..."

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