Re: Apple Open Source (and design by buyout)

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From: Gregory Alan Bolcer (
Date: Tue Jul 18 2000 - 15:41:46 PDT

I love my MacOS X Developer's release running
on my nifty G4 with my Dell 20" flatscreen color
monitor. In fact, I think I might finally be able
to dump my PC. The neatest part about the software?
The Mac OS X Server 5-Client Not for Resale (NFR) Copy
comes with a Dr. Ernie autograph.


"Ernest N. Prabhakar" wrote:
> on 7/12/00 11:34 AM, Eirikur Hallgrimsson at wrote:
> > It looks very possible to me that Apple will completely lose their
> > 'totally integrated' advantage due to this shotgun wedding, despite
> > the fact that they are producing attractive demos. It remains to be
> > seen if anyone outside of their captive customer base (installed
> > base) will buy it, or whether it can survive in the business world.
> The BSD community seems pretty impressed. Tell me what you think when the
> public beta hits.
> -------------------------------------
> Ernest N. Prabhakar, Ph.D.

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