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Dec 12, 1999, 15:07 (18 Talkback[s])
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"So why do so many UNIX users, after getting frustrated using Linuxconf, the "Control Panel", HP's SAM or any other GUI admin tool have tendancy to huff and puff, then close the damn thing and fire up an xterm?"

"Reliability, Understanding, Power and Control."

"Those are the main reasons. There are an assortment of others, one theory for example, states that UNIX users are largely "liberal" and as such have a tendancy to like wordsmithing."

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