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    SubjectRe: Nvidia and its choice to read the GPL "differently"
    On Fri, 10 Jan 2003, Rob Wilkens wrote:

    > On Fri, 2003-01-10 at 21:54, Larry McVoy wrote:
    > > Indeed. Lots of things which are hard look easy to people who haven't
    > > done them. Operating systems don't have a corner on that market.
    > Of all the things that computer software programmers do, writing
    > operating systems is among the most simplistic of those tasks.


    > Of that, I am certain.


    > That is why my first job out of college was as an Operating Systems
    > Kernel Programmer.
    > That is what they call "low level programming" and that kind of
    > programming is looked down upon by most other programmers.
    > High-level languages (stuff like delphi and visual basic) are grown-up
    > languages and tools where you can create more substantial programs using
    > more substantial areas of your brain.

    Please say you're simply trolling...


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