shameful censoring of mono opposition
remco47 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 8 18:48:23 UTC 2009
On Mon, Jun 8, 2009 at 7:53 PM, Derek Broughton<derek at pointerstop.ca> wrote:
> Remco wrote:
>> On Mon, Jun 8, 2009 at 4:06 PM, Mackenzie Morgan<macoafi at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Perhaps I misunderstand why the term "application framework" is any
>>> better than a pile of libraries and languages that work together, but I
>>> think it'd be extremely difficult for Microsoft to try to argue that .NET
>>> is older than GTK+, Qt, C, C++, and Python.
>> We're still being a Microsoft technology user, which is what Mark
>> Shuttleworth didn't want, and is the reason why Wine is not included
>> in Ubuntu.
> It's not? When did that happen?
> $ apt-cache policy wine
> Installed: (none)
> Candidate: 1.0.1-0ubuntu6
> Version table:
> 1.0.1-0ubuntu6 0
> 500 http://archive.ubuntu.com jaunty/universe Packages
Oh, so now Ubuntu also comes with Windows Media, H.264 and DivX? You
can find those in the repositories as well. Maybe we should call
MPEG-LA that there is big patent infringement going on here...
Of course not. The repositories are not part of the default install,
and should not be treated as such.
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