Subject: Re: is this a linux users' FUD spread?
To: None <>
From: Martijn van Buul <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/06/2006 08:54:41
It occurred to me that matthew sporleder wrote in gmane.os.netbsd.current:
> As such, I would go with FUD, which can also be gleaned from the tone
> of the article referenced.  Example:

Well, the original link is dead (figures..) so I can't read the article, but
I *do* think I know the mentioned Ilja - at least by reputation - in which
case I would be a bit careful about dismissing his comments as FUD off-hand. 
He's not such a devoted Linux user to begin with, IIRC.
While Ilja undeniably has a "rather un-subtle" approach to things, his 
observations usually remain valid, and he might actually be onto something.
He has a strong reputation of a security expert, at least here in the

Now, if only I knew *what* he is onto :D