[FoRK] Re: Okay, I've had it! (Daily Rant vol. N, large N)

Jeff Bone <jbone at place.org> on Thu Sep 13 11:01:03 PDT 2007

Put differently:  through the lens of history, it's clear.  People  
wanted an operating system, not a revolution.  Operating system  
development was revolutionary;  the revolutionary wasn't an operating  
system developer.


On Sep 13, 2007, at 12:54 PM, Jeff Bone wrote:

> Briefly:
> RMS is a freakin' crank.
>   http://www.pcworld.idg.com.au/index.php/id;211669437
> There.  I said it.
> Maybe if he'd managed to produce a complete, usable operating  
> system (no, not Emacs) in >12 years of trying, we wouldn't be  
> having this discussion.  Less time playing recorder flutes to  
> butterflies, more time in the kernel, neck-beard!
> jb

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