Subject: Re: Is the UP1000 with a 21264 supported under NetBSD/alpha?
To: None <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 04/27/2000 12:18:45
Ted Sikora <> writes:
> Let's face it Linux made the free BSD's what they are today. If not for
> the competition it would still be in the closet as an
> administrator/engineers plaything and we would still be bitching about
> the price of Motif.

By that line of reasoning, Microsoft deserves a bunch of credit for
presenting an environment that encouraged PC hardware volume, which
reduced prices...

I think the whole line of argument is bogus to begin with, though.

Chris Demetriou - -
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.