Subject: Re: OT: a dumb alpha question
To: Michael G. Schabert <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason R Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 12/15/2001 11:01:00
On Sat, Dec 15, 2001 at 01:53:02PM -0500, Michael G. Schabert wrote:
> Well, OSX gives you a BSD-based OS (Darwin is based on FreeBSD) with
> the elegance of MacOS. Aqua/Quartz is definitely "something other
> than a run-of-the-mill window manager". The "Fink" project at
> sourceforge is similar to NetBSD's packages collection.
Actually, Darwin is based on Mach + NetBSD + FreeBSD.
(Look at the RCS IDs in the binaries in a Darwin /bin sometime...)
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>