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Re: Good bye



nope, just fastfish in linux circles

2008/1/31 Paul Shaffer <ace_wizard yahoo com>:
> Yeah, it's gettin' pretty weird.
>
> So Joe, I noticed your email address and wondered if you are any of the
> fastfish I might see in the Mopar circles?
>
>
> Bazooka Joe <fastfish gmail com> wrote:
> 100th post to this thread - I stopped reading it around 62.
>
>
> On Jan 31, 2008 1:13 PM, Les Mikesell wrote:
> > Chris Jones wrote:
> > >
> > >> I mean that as opposed to having logical reasons or evidence to back
> > >> them up.
> > >
> > > What exactly needs 'proving' ? Fedora have decided, for better or worse,
> > > to take the path they have. They don't need to justify that choice to
> > > anyway. Whether they get (or keep) any users is justification enough.
> >
> > It doesn't 'need' proving - but without proof it's fair to call it
> > religion or a cult and maintain an appropriate distance.
> >
> > >> To whatever extent this fragments the installed base and makes it
> > >> difficult for 3rd party software to run across the variations it works
> > >> against the general acceptability of Linux and hurts everyone. We are
> > >> just continuing the old unix flavor wars that gave Microsoft an easy
> > >> monopoly and ensuring that things can't change.
> > >
> > > Anti-septic hurts, but in the long run it helps cure problems.
> >
> > They said that about blood-letting too.
> >
> > > Fedora (I
> > > believe) are promoting what in the long term is the right way to go
> > > (IMHO). Time will tell if it is truly the correct approach(/treatment).
> >
> > It's been more than a decade now (if you count fedora as an extension of
> > the earlier RH model) and it just continues to help the monopoly make
> > more money. Doesn't someone define insanity as expecting different
> > results from continuing to do the same thing?
> >
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> >
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