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Re: About standards and politics (sorry, I had to fix it :-)
On Sat, 7 Aug 1999, JF Martinez wrote:
> No I have withdrawn the propsal but who cares about proprietary
It's not just the "proprietry Unixes", it's also the BSDs and all the
linux distros. If linux unilaterally made some moves that deviated a
little from the UNIX standards, maybe it wouldn't be so bad. But I
doubtthat the whole linux world will simoultaneously move in such a way
that would undermine POSIX compliance goals.
> Add to this that most of our target a will never see a propriatary
> Unix in life.
BUt they may will ( will almost certainly ) see another linux