[FoRK] The Future of Desktops, Re: Dunning-Kruger effect discriminatory environs

Gregory Alan Bolcer greg at bolcer.org
Sat Mar 1 10:30:33 PST 2014


OSX is just BSD which is just Linux.

  "BSD is what you get when a bunch of UNIX hackers sit down to try to 
port a UNIX system to the PC. Linux is what you get when a bunch of PC 
hackers sit down and try to write a UNIX system for the PC."


On 2/28/2014 10:31 PM, Stephen Williams wrote:

> Linux essentially supports every bit of PC hardware ever produced, and
> almost everything else too.  Clearly it should be the kernel, device
> drivers, network, etc.  OSX's top half could easily be placed on top of
> this with very little work.  Done properly, the Linux community might be
> helpful with this.
>


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