[SATLUG] Re: mobile devices with linux
brad at shub-internet.org
Tue Jul 29 14:54:26 CDT 2008
> I dont mean to flame, really...
Obviously what you do and what you say are two totally different things.
> but what dreamland are you living in
> where you actually come remotely close to suggesting that Apple will
> ever, ever, ever, ever, ever, EVER... open.... anything...?
Have you heard of this thing called Darwin?
The only thing that Darwin lacks is the Aqua GUI. You can run X on it just
Apple has been falling behind in moving code out to Darwin lately, and I
think that's because they need to hire a couple more open-source people to
help push that part of the project along. But they've already hired Jordan
Hubbard (former Release Engineer for FreeBSD), and they've sucked up a lot
of good talent from elsewhere, so I'm not sure who is left to hire.
> No offense meant to you, really... but it's been like almost 30 years
> since Mr Control Freak began to operate his
> Apple computer business... one of America's all-time greatest lost
Yes, he's a control freak, but he does that mostly where it counts, and he's
built one of the best computer companies in the business on the basis of
I defy you to do any better.
Brad Knowles <brad at shub-internet.org>
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