Subject: Re: [open-source] Sun to start charging for Star Office
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Jim Wise <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/21/2002 21:31:57
Hash: SHA1

Good idea.  I'll switch to using

	ftp -o - $URL | sed 's,<[^>]*>,,' | fmt | more

to browse the web RIGHT AWAY.

Or maybe not...

On Thu, 21 Mar 2002, Wojciech Puchar wrote:

>>  > and i wish they will not ever do. or it will not be unix any more
>> And why do you say what?  What do you think makes Unix Unix?
>main difference between unix and lots of other (mostly commercial but not
>only) systems and between unix software and other software is that
>unix enables you do perform anything you would like by combining
>functions of lots programs doing few functions perfectly. and make this
>others gives you one or few huge applications that have thousands of
>functions that author though it may be useful (or may look great).
>this is two complete views and it should not be mixed.
>so let windows&msword&excel&powerpoint&ie and etc... be what they are and
>let unix be unix.
>and let every user choose their way of thinking and using computers, only
>force them to interchange data in readable-by-all formats.

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				Jim Wise
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