[RC5] P4 Speed Question

Victor A. Wagner, Jr. vawjr at rudbek.com
Fri Jun 29 22:19:44 EDT 2001


But, of course, IIS (which come for FREE with Windoze) is 'commercial ware'
At Thursday 2001/06/28 20:44, you wrote:
>Buzzer!!   Geekware!
>
>On Tuesday, June 26, 2001, at 09:52 PM, Robert C. Sheets wrote:
>
>>Apache.
>>
>>At 01:38 PM 6/24/2001, you wrote:
>>>I've yet to see any freeware that can compare to software brewed in 
>>>commercial
>>>environment, especially when developed by enterprise-hired programmers to
>>>meet an enterprises' needs.
>>>
>>>Off-the-shelf software, and even freeware, have this nature of being 
>>>bloatware
>>>or geekware.  If someone passed Operating Systems 101 doesn't
>>>mean they're qualified to write a system that will address 
>>>commercial/government/
>>>scientific needs.
>>>
>>>Most freeware source resembles the state of mainframe code from the 
>>>1950's and 60's--
>>>poorly documented, poorly written and sometimes resource 
>>>glutton--lacking clear
>>>design, multiple designers, attempts to please 'all' [highly portable], 
>>>or convoluted
>>>kludges  using language features "because its there."
>>>
>>>Don't get me started on LVM...
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>On Friday, January 2, 1998, at 04:07 PM, Ferry van Steen wrote:
>>>
>>>[further levels of quotation omitted]
>>
>>"I haven't lost my mind; I know exactly where I left it."
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