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)
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"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..."