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Re: SEUL: Re: Project clarification
On Thu, 8 Jan 1998, Aldo Solari [APS] wrote:
> Doesn't the modular nature of LinUX (say ... RedHat) allow for
> incorporation of all GUI parameters in the kernel without having
> a memory beast ?
Such a thing would NEVER get accepted into the kernel. There's plenty of
future in command-line driven machines, AAMOF, there is no such thing as
an OS WITHOUT a text-based command-line. Integrating X into the kernel
would make it impossible to run on a number of platforms, it would be
slow, bloated, buggy. In fact, it would take on MANY of the problems of
Win95. Even Win95(in the computing world) is a minority, there are a
number of OSs which have more than twice it's usage. TTYL!
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