Myths Open Source Developers Tell Ourselves
Subject:   plz dont stain opensource.
Date:   2004-01-20 14:40:41
From:   anonymous2
Response to: plz dont stain opensource.

Anuther stirling manafesto... :-)

Seriously, someone pointed out recently a difference between the Linux and Microsoft cultures which seems applicable here. Linux programmers write code to make writing programs easier. Microsoft programmers write code to make using applications easier. Programmer oriented. User oriented. Fortunately, purists are a self-editing meme pool.