[svlug] Linus on KDE versus GNOME
lordsauronthegreat at gmail.com
Tue Dec 13 21:57:05 PST 2005
On 12/13/05, Scott Hess <scott at doubleu.com> wrote:
> On 12/13/05, lordSauron <lordsauronthegreat at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Gimme time. I've been stuck with the spawn of hell (windows) for the
> > past eight bloody, horribly painful years!
> I sometimes remember the time back in college when I was recruited to
> come interview with the Windows NT team, back when it looked like it
> would be neat, not scary, and wonder how my life might have been
The NT kernel looked like it was doing rather well - for a MS product.
Actually, Windows 2k was rather good, meaning half-reasonably stable.
Then with XP everything went deja vu win98se all over again (yeah,
That was a *really* optimistic view, as well.
> different had I went. Then I think how lucky I've been that I was an
> ornry cuss who back then thought it would be a good idea to make
> "only" $25k/year working for myself rather than going to work for "the
> man", even if "the man" would have paid much much better. Ah, to be
> young and single again :-).
yeah, I'm working on making my dent in the world right now : )
that should show more or less what I'm up to. Feel free to donate to
Lord Sauron's fund for World Domination by moderate conservatives (my
evil name for my server/hosting fund : )
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