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Linux as Wintel parasite

Sep 28, 2009, 04:03 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paul Murphy)

"Cool stuff, for five years ago - but completely obsoleted for customers by today's cost/risk trade-offs in doing it themselves and for techies by Solaris zones. ,p>"When you look at this kind of thing the contrast with BSD could hardly be greater. That group's focus, despite their many divergences and disagreements, is always on better, faster, smaller - and Apple's posture as the anti-IBM in personal computing carries over to its relationship with the BSD community: it's the world's biggest producer of Unix personal computers, but it doesn't try to direct BSD research and it hasn't tried to build services revenues on its own limitations."

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