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    SubjectRe: Linux vs Microsoft
    Hi David.

    On 16 Oct 1998, david parsons wrote:

    >>> How many big relational databases were ported to OS/2, and what
    >>> is your opinion of the future of OS/2?

    >> I have no knowledge on the first question and no interest in the
    >> second.

    > You should, for OS/2 is a non-MS operating system that had quite
    > a bit of stuff ported to and written for it, but still ended up
    > dead.

    WHat does the first fact have to do with the second? Everybody with
    any sense knows that the reason why OS/2 failed is the reason why
    Zilog's RIO operating system failed - both were so horribly
    mis-marketed that success just wasn't an option...

    Best wishes from Riley.

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