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    SubjectRe: Ken Thompson interview in IEEE Computer magazine (fwd)
    >>>Steve VanDevender said:
    > [...]
    > Linux looks a bit fragmented and chaotic makes some sense. That
    > he considers Linux to be purely a backlash against Microsoft does
    > seem to indicate he doesn't really know much about the history of
    > Linux, though.

    IMHO Linux was more of a backlash against AT&T and the cost of a
    UNIX license than Microsoft. Of course having MSDOS and Windows
    3.0 to compare and contrast Linux against was a great benifit --
    I am sure.

    G. Allen Morris III

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