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    SubjectRe: How innovative is Linux?
    Grozdan Nikolov wrote:
    > On Saturday 23 June 2007 21:18, you wrote:
    >> There's a lot in Linux that was true innnovation:
    >> Alan Cox's Networking Architecture.
    >> VFS Architecture (best one out there -- even better than M$'s)
    >> Scheduler Design.
    >> Jeff
    > Thanks Jeff, so from reading all the responses here I can conclude that Linux
    > innovates stuff by itself and not only gets it from other places. Is it also
    > right to say that other kernels, be it BSD, Solaris, maybe AIX?, also benefit
    > from the Linux innovations?

    Absolutely. Every operating system benefits from the
    cross pollination of ideas that happens on mailing lists,
    through white papers and at conferences.

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