Follow-up post to Canonical Microsoft
Feb 11, 2010, 19:03 (7 Talkback[s])
"It seems as though I completely failed to make the point I was
trying to make. Sorry.
"With the question â€œIs Canonical becoming the
new Microsoft?â€, I was trying to ask if the overall
level of â€œbad-karmaâ€ that is being
directed toward Ubuntu/Canonical was potentially making it into the
next entity that the world loves to hate? I
wasnâ€™t (as I did actually try to say)
interested in the individual issues I listed, but the cumulative
level of criticism which, as we all know, Microsoft gets in spades;
even though they still manage to sell $20bn of crap software in a
Once again, some excellent comments-- ed.