From: Michael Cardell Widerkrantz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Computer Old Farts Forum <email@example.com>
Subject: [COFF] Re: Systemd Creator Lands At Microsoft
Date: Mon, 11 Jul 2022 23:04:51 +0200 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw)
Tomasz Rola <email@example.com>, 2022-07-09 02:29 (+0200):
> On Fri, Jul 08, 2022 at 12:26:23PM +0200, Michael Cardell Widerkrantz wrote:
>> Tomasz Rola <firstname.lastname@example.org>, 2022-07-08 09:40 (+0200):
>> > Well, what the title says. Some folks here wandered what the future
>> > may be. I suppose destroying Linux, or making it irrelevant.
>> Microsoft of today is really not the Microsoft of the 1990s. There are a
>> lot of people at MSFT working on Linux in different forms.
> If you know this first hand, then great.
I do. I have friends at Microsoft.
> I admit, after 1995 I have only used anything MS about few times a
> year or so.
Ha! I haven't actually used anything from Microsoft for a long time.
Last time I was forced to was in 2004, I think. I even had to use Word!
When I found VBacs which turned MS Word into a resemblance of Emacs my
SWMBO has a Windows laptop, though, so I still see it sometimes.
>> I suppose more distributions would look at the alternatives like OpenRC
>> or S6.
> Maybe. I am still trying to evaluate various alternatives to Debian
> and I am not so sure.
Alpine is very popular. It's using OpenRC and eyeing S6, I've heard.
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2022-07-11 21:06 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2022-07-08 7:40 [COFF] " Tomasz Rola
2022-07-08 10:26 ` [COFF] " Michael Cardell Widerkrantz
2022-07-09 0:29 ` Tomasz Rola
2022-07-09 1:52 ` Angel M Alganza
2022-07-09 8:35 ` Tomasz Rola
2022-07-09 8:59 ` Angel M Alganza
2022-07-10 21:39 ` Chris Hanson
2022-07-11 14:11 ` Steffen Nurpmeso
2022-07-11 21:04 ` Michael Cardell Widerkrantz [this message]
2022-07-11 23:01 ` Dave Horsfall
2022-07-12 7:58 ` [COFF] Re: Alpine, was: " Michael Kjörling
2022-07-12 15:34 ` Adam Thornton
2022-07-12 22:02 ` Steffen Nurpmeso
2022-07-12 23:34 ` Dave Horsfall
2022-07-13 7:36 ` [COFF] Re: Alpine Michael Kjörling
2022-07-12 15:56 ` [COFF] Re: Systemd Creator Lands At Microsoft Michael Cardell Widerkrantz
2022-07-12 19:48 ` Lars Brinkhoff
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