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SubjectRe: Open letter to the UDI folks?
On 28 Sep 1998, david parsons wrote:

> Yes. If Linux doesn't support it, it's a threat to Linux,
> because we'll be the odd man out for vendors who want to
> write their own drivers and want to write as few of them
> as possible.

Linux has been doing okay. I can't see how this makes us anywhere near as
bad off as we were when there were less then 100,000 linux users.

Perhaps if another freesoftware Unix (ala *bsd) supported it it would be
alot more bad.

> If Linux does support it, it's a threat to all the non-Unix
> systems out there.

I'm sure that windows NT will support it too.. MS is having a hard time
getting NT drivers.

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> david parsons \bi/ "Choose wisely, grasshopper"
> \/
:) I love your tags.


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