Ask stupid questions and you'll get a stupid answers, was: Technological advantages over Linux

Steve O'Hara-Smith steve at
Sat Jul 25 17:26:10 UTC 2020

On Sat, 25 Jul 2020 13:18:08 -0400
Aryeh Friedman <aryeh.friedman at> wrote:

> Prime example is
> all the crap that FreeBSD has had to import from Linux to make X work has
> made it incredibly unstable (I have to reboot 3 or 4 times a day if I am
> using KDE, Gnome or any other Linux originated desktop software usually
> due to it slowing to a crawl for no apparent reason [has to be resource
> leak of some kind]).

	Yeuch, but it has nothing to do with making X work, X works just
fine for as long as you care to leave it running. I can't speak for Gnome
or KDE I don't use them, but with a simple WM X is as rock solid as it has
ever been.

Steve O'Hara-Smith <steve at>

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