From Exile to X11: A Journey Through Time
Subject:   RE:The article isn't quite as offensive as the summary for the link that brought me here...
Date:   2003-03-16 09:10:01
From:   anonymous2
Agreed anonymous! I would emphasize that one of the biggest reasons for windows hegemony is hidden in that one word - compatible. apple decided early on not to license the hardware and simply not compete with literally hundreds of companies making pc's.

as an aside - it was only the little sojourn into licensed cloning that woke up the cupertinians to the need for speed. I love my Power Tower 250 (now with a Newer Tech g3) and give it some of the credit for the survival of the operating system.