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Poul-Henning Kamp - Old mistakes repeated (but you do get the source code now)
Source: Swiss Unix Users Group Conference 2004
Added: 14 January 2007
Tags: suug, presentation, unix, mistakes, poul-henning kamp
Slides (65 Kb)
UNIX is the best operating system ever designed so everybody is running UNIX on their computer, right ? This presentation takes a partisan looks a why UNIX never became a big success in the eighties, failed to win the market in the nineties, and still struggles in the market in the new millenium. Poul-Henning will take a critical look at the mistakes of the past and the mistakes of the present and try to make it really clear what needs to happen for UNIX to become a real success.