Subject: Re: Need quotes for an article...
From: Kevin Bedell <>
Date: Thu, 23 Dec 2004 12:56:36 -0500

On Thu, 2004-12-23 at 12:39, Russell Nelson wrote:
> Bernard Lang writes:
>  >   I have no figures, but I would expect that the total R+D investment
>  > in free software far exceeds anything that MS is doing.
> Sure.  Microsoft has only written four text editors that made it into
> production: edit, notepad, wordpad, and word.  Anybody at all worthy
> of the term 'hacker' has written their own text editor.

Russ - shame on you. How can you overlook 'edlin' from the early DOS