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LinuxInsider: Comparing Linux to SVR4.2 and Looking for Help

Dec 30, 2004, 23:30 (12 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paul Murphy)

"About two weeks ago Linus Torvalds was reported as having said that Solaris has nothing to teach him. That surprised me because my mental picture of Linux is that of a typical early 1990s megakernel--years ahead of Microsoft's Windows servers, but not exactly state of the art by any standard and far behind both BSD and Solaris.

"Unfortunately, experience has taught me to believe that about half of everything I know for sure is wrong. So how wrong am I about this...?"

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