[haiku] Re: haiku Digest V9 #239

  • From: "Jorge G. Mare" <koki@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 06 Oct 2009 17:56:54


Christopher Walker wrote on Tue, 6 Oct 2009 18:36:49 -0600:
> One of the things that makes Linux and many of its distributions so 
> great is
> that there are relatively few restrictions on derivatives. When you 
> place
> additional restrictions and boundaries, you discourage change, 
> improvement,
> and growth. If there has so far been one thing I've disliked about 
> the Haiku
> project, it is this "guideline." (Okay, this and the fact that I 
> still have
> no wifi for my netbook.)

What you see as a great thing, around here we call it distro hell, and 
my understanding is that Haiku does not want to replicate that 
particular part of the Linux success story.

More choice is not necessarily better: 


Jorge/aka Koki

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