Originally posted by acid_kewpie
add one to the list of people who "just don't get it"
Where you refering to me? I do get the difference between winbloze and linux. I do understand that linux is for smart people that are willing to RFM.
Look at AntiTCPA ( www.antitcpa.com
) and then think what will happend if more morons will use the TCPA systems driven by winbloze palladium!?!
I'll tell you : there will be more and more TCPA machines that run windows. linux will become illegal, morons will continue to buy M$$hit and if you will keep your persent system then you will be isolated, internet will become smby's property and total means of transport of spyware and finally you will end up in jail...
.And that's just the tip of the iceberg!!!
WE NEED THE MORONS TO USE LINUX SO IT BECOMES MORE POWERFULL AND MORE POPULAR. WE NEED MACHINES THAT COME FROM THE STORE WITH *LINUX* INSTALLED ON THEM.
OK, we love linux as it is now! But, still we _need_the morons.
Look what's happening in Spain, Denmark, Germany : the officials buy systems that run linux. This is a good thing. The CLI can be as powerfull as it was or ever more, but the GUI _must_ be stupid-friendly. And I am not talking about fluxbox or something like that here. They do just fine what they are supposed to!
I am talking about KDE and Gnome. But I see that they (KDE and Gnome programmers) got the ideea
I agree that in some cases the guy with artilcle was out of line, but I must say he made some good points, too (the 90% - 10% installing thingy).