Subject: Re: Technical Differences of *BSD and Linux
To: None <>
From: Lucio De Re <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/04/2003 07:41:51
On Mon, Feb 03, 2003 at 11:50:01PM -0500, der Mouse wrote:
> I've seen it said that ego will be the death of BSD.
Curiously, the quality of the product seems proportional to such
ego.  It is even more true of Bell Labs' Plan 9 (with all due
respect to all involved, of course, whose ability, in my opinion,
exceeds any real or perceived ego excess - I guess that includes

What it seems to boil down to is that the criterion by which software
is measured is quantity rather than quality.  My vote, at least,
is not with the norm.