[lug] distribution favorites?
jafo at tummy.com
Tue Nov 14 15:40:20 MST 2006
On Mon, Nov 13, 2006 at 01:23:56PM -0700, Paul E Condon wrote:
>Ubuntu is supported by a South African who made millions in some kind of high
>tech computer venture. He spent a few millions on a trip into space on a Russian
Hundreds of millions, doing Thawte (SSL certificates), which was purchased
The distribution isn't entirely run by volunteers. Canonical is working to
commercialize and offer support for Ubuntu, and a lot of the Ubuntu people
are Canonical employees. So, it's not really volunteers that are making
sure that security fixes are back-ported to 10 different versions.
Do you think reading about cowboys is sufficient to ride a horse?
Like horses, real programs tend to throw you. -- John Shipman, 1997
Sean Reifschneider, Member of Technical Staff <jafo at tummy.com>
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