ZDNet: Money, And The Other 99 Schools
May 24, 2005, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paul Murphy)
"When my wife points out all the problem spots in our yard, her
instructions will amount to 'let a hundred flowers bloom'--but with
due deference to that particular mass murderer's speech writers,
there will be only one school of thought permitted: hers.
"And isn't that exactly what happens when big players like IBM
and Microsoft intervene in the open source process to force the
market to standardize on one type of hardware or one piece of
software in a segment...?"