Why FreeBSD not popular on hardware vendors

dick hoogendijk dick at nagual.nl
Thu Dec 11 09:14:29 PST 2008

On Thu, 11 Dec 2008 17:09:39 +0100 (CET)
Wojciech Puchar <wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl> wrote:

> well - solaris is not that bad. it's unix, you can work on it
> "normally", it's just slow etc...

Considering the things the system is doing for me it certainly is not
slow. It's a rock-solid UNIX but like sendmail and it's former bugs and
security hazards, a bad name does not go away easy. People tend to
repeat eachother for a very long time. "Slowaris" is one of those terms.

Dick Hoogendijk -- PGP/GnuPG key: 01D2433D
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