Re: Hate Linux?? (was Re: [Nolug] Woo hoo!!! On-line with wireless!!!)

From: Ron Johnson <>
Date: Fri, 12 Jun 2009 15:32:41 -0500
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Certainly not from the perspective of executable binaries, but a
"Unix environment" is a Unix environment, and they're all at least
kissing cousins, if not fraternal twins.

It would be instructive for shell and utility writers to learn how
"business" OSs like z/OS and OpenVMS work.

On 2009-06-12 14:52, James Thompson wrote:
> If OS X, FreeBSD, OpenBSD, Linux, Solaris, etc. represent a legitimate
> monoculture then I guess that is my mindset.
> Sent from my iPhone
> On Jun 12, 2009, at 1:11 PM, Ron Johnson <> wrote:
>> On 2009-06-12 12:53, James Thompson wrote:
>>> For me "hate Windows" is short for hating non-*nix environments. And
>> That's a monoculture mindset just as bad as those who can't see beyond
>> Windows. There's a lot to learn from how others solve similar problems.

Scooty Puff, Sr
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