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Nov 18, 2004, 02:30 (1 Talkback[s])
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"A few years back at the very first LinuxWorld conference in San Jose--back when they could fit LinuxWorld in the San Jose Convention Center, and girls in BSD Unix red devil costumes attempted to lure top-hatted Linux kernel hackers into temptation--Linus Torvalds joked about his goal for Linux being 'total world domination.'

"It was funny because, well, it was partially true. Linux proceeded to eat the lunch of all of the established Unix vendors over the next few years, and made Microsoft ever so queasy..."

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