SPAM: Score 3.7: Re: Instead of freebsd. com, why not...

Matt Olander matt at
Fri Feb 18 00:58:10 PST 2005

On Fri, Feb 18, 2005 at 04:35:04AM +0100, Anthony Atkielski wrote:
> Apple and Microsoft make excellent desktop operating systems that work
> exactly as-is.
> Conversely, Apple and Microsoft make excellent server operating systems,
> once a few kinks have been worked out.  FreeBSD makes an excellent
> server operating system that works as-is.
> Do you see the difference?

yes, neither one is free or opensource.

> There are also many examples of companies trying to do so and then
> giving up and going back to Windows, usually because they feel for the
> hype but didn't investigate enough before making the attempt.

there are also numerous examples of corporations that used other proprietary
operating system that are no longer in business.

I think you are on the wrong list. this is FreeBSD advocacy.

please post elsewhere unless you have some advocacy information that we
can use here for the FreeBSD operating system.


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