W7 vs Ubuntu (Was: replacement for VLC: I dont want Qt)
Cybe R. Wizard
cybe_r_wizard at earthlink.net
Tue Jan 20 15:55:22 UTC 2009
Derek Broughton <derek at pointerstop.ca> said:
> Cybe R. Wizard wrote:
> > Scott <sclewin at sgaming.ca> said:
> >> And what do you think the chances are W7 will be released as open
> >> source :).
> > Somewhere between zero and none.
> > I still believe M$'s most likely chance to survive in the long run
> > is to start making a nice proprietary WinDE to run on Linux.
> I'm surprised I've never come across that suggestion before. I hope
> when they come to their senses they give you your proper royalty for
> the idea :-)
In view of your hope I'd just like to say that the above is /NOT/ just
my $0.02 worth and I am in no way suggesting that Microsoft does not
owe me (large sums of) money for my idea!
Cybe R. Wizard -(wishing, hoping, thinking, praying, planning, dreaming)
Nice computers don't go down.
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"The Barsoom Project"
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