clueless GNOME bashing (was Re: [rescue] Mozilla Firefox)

Jonathan C. Patschke jp at
Wed Apr 28 06:57:54 CDT 2004

On Wed, 28 Apr 2004, Carl R. Friend wrote:

>    This is why Microcruft don't market to technicians - and why they
> do market to Management.  And it *works* -- very well.

It only works because somewhere along the way people forgot that
computers are technical tools--not office furniture.  You can be certain
that they'll ask a plumber's opinion of what sort of toilet they need to
install on the first-floor restroom to stay up to code, but they'll
blindly replace an entire datacenter with Dells because of the glossy

Bah, it's bedtime.

Jonathan Patschke  ) "Being on the Internet is not the same as being
Elgin, TX         (   famous.  That's like calling Cheetos 'dinner'."
USA                )                                    --Metal Steve

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