Subject: Re: taking heat for doing Windows
From: Russell Nelson <>
Date: 21 Mar 1998 05:03:31 -0000

Daniel Nachbar writes:
 > That approach had substantial merit back when there was
 > still flux in the desktop market.  When the market was
 > still deciding which platform to use, luring them to open platforms
 > was a good idea.  But the market has decided.  The argument
 > holds no water today.

The market is also fickle, and irrational.  If the market is foolish
enough to choose an unstable proprietary platform, it's also foolish
enough to choose Unix as a desktop.

Nothing is impossible.

-russ <>
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