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Re: shared file
> > On Tue, 4 Aug 1998, Donovan Rebbechi wrote:
> > > FYI, GNOME weren't joking when they said they were getting a lot of
> > > ideas from the KDE project. THeir config file formats , and even their
> > > components (eg their panel) seem awfully similar.
> > Yeah. I always get a nice laugh when people say KDE is a windows clone,
> > and that's why they use GNOME :-)
> There are many people thinking using user hostile software and
> recompiling kernels make them real hackers so they despise KDE and the
> easy Linux distributions.
> Like this one who told once "I use the S... distribution because
> R... is too easy for people like me".
> I replied with a list of a people who was using R...: about everyone
> in the Linux kernel iron guard and the Penguin Maximus Imperator
> (Linus) in person. Then I asked him how he feeled to be better than
> them. I wonder why he didn't reply. :-)
> Names of distributions have been withheld to protect the inocent. :-)
I use R... on My systems because it runs easily on both Alpha and i386
and I have better things to do with my time than configure every little
detail. I installed C... for my wife until she is comfortable enough to
get R... also.
Name of person quoted withheld to protect the Guilty :)
"So let me get this straight," one IBM lawyer said.
"We're doing a deal with . . . a Web site?"
http://www.forbes.com/forbes/98/0810/6209094a.htm For context.