Quantcast
[ 3 / biz / cgl / ck / diy / fa / g / ic / jp / lit / sci / tg / vr / vt ] [ index / top / reports / report a bug ] [ 4plebs / archived.moe / rbt ]

Due to resource constraints, /g/ and /tg/ will no longer be archived or available. Other archivers continue to archive these boards.Become a Patron!

/g/ - Technology


View post   

[ Toggle deleted replies ]
File: 18 KB, 450x193, file.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66146718 No.66146718 [Reply] [Original] [archived.moe] [rbt]

Will Linux ever get momentum with normies?

>> No.66146752

Chromebooks

>> No.66146767

>>66146718
Let's hope it won't.

>> No.66146787

>>66146767
I want nothing more than for Linux to go mainstream just so I can watch as you people slowly get eroded into botnet.

>> No.66146804

>>66146767
Why tho?

>> No.66146921

>>66146718
Hopefully not. Normies don't contribute to Linux.

>> No.66146931

>>66146787
>>66146767
it is, already. see win 7 wincucks

>> No.66146935

>>66146718
>>66146787
>>66146921
Linux is the name of the kernel that Linus Torvalds developed starting in 1991. The operating system in which Linux is used is basically GNU with Linux added. To call the whole system “Linux” is both unfair and confusing. Please call the complete system GNU/Linux, both to give the GNU Project credit and to distinguish the whole system from the kernel alone.

>> No.66146957

>>66146718
>linux and chrome os separated

>> No.66146960

>>66146935
Actually, Richard...

>> No.66146979

>>66146931
What do you mean?

>> No.66146984

>>66146935
Which Linux distro do you use, anon?

>> No.66146996

>>66146935
I just call it commie Unix.

>> No.66147201

>>66146718
Will momentum ever get normies with Linux?

>> No.66147210

>>66146767
this

>> No.66147215

>>66146935
Are you talking about Ubuntu?

>> No.66147229

>>66146957
yeah and bsd and fagOS should be combined too right?

>> No.66147249

>>66146718
Normalfags strongly tend to use whatever OS comes with their smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Specifically, they typically use it to access their browser (usually Google Chrome) so they can get on their favorite social networks.

>> No.66147274 [DELETED] 

>>66147249
>That 24 year old boomer who thinks you need to launch a browser to access social media

>> No.66147280

>>66147249
such as 4chan

>> No.66147285

>>66146935
*Alpine Linux blocks your path*

>> No.66147292

>>66147274
how else would you do it summerfag?

>> No.66147301

no. too fragmented and normies will never use an os that requires you to use a terminal.

>> No.66147311

>>66147292
Dedicated Application, dumb boomer.

>> No.66147327 [DELETED] 

>>66147301
>requires you to use a terminal
its not 1999 anymore gramps theres something called a G-U-I ever heard it? pretty neat stuff

>> No.66147331

>>66146718
if anything it will be some distro tailed specifically to normfag needs like ubuntu.
they'll never install gentoo.
gentoo is normfag-secure.

>> No.66147340 [DELETED] 

>>66147327
And it's antithetical to how Unix (thus it's clone aka commie unix) works.

>> No.66147341

>>66147311
um, sweetheart you must be over 18 to use this site honey
also just a little fact for your premature brain boomers are not 24 they are 74 ya fuckin idiot

>> No.66147350 [DELETED] 

>>66147340
>antithetical
Sorry I didn't realize this was a SPOOK thread.

>> No.66147357 [DELETED] 

>>66147340
just a friendly reminder the current year is 2000 + 18 grammy

>> No.66147365
File: 538 KB, 583x550, nou.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147365

>>66147341
>being this much of a newfag
JEsus Christ its almost been a full month.

>> No.66147367 [DELETED] 

>>66147327
unpaid neckebards don't care about good UX

>> No.66147371 [DELETED] 

>>66147357
Oh, that explains why the commie Unix user is the dumbest person in the meeting room. They can just click and drool around Unix now.

>> No.66147376

>>66146718
>Will Linux ever get momentum with normies?
no and thats the way it should be.
is linear algebra ever going to catch on with the normies? number theory? data structures? no. and thats the way it should be. most people are just not smart enough to figure some things out.

>> No.66147386

>>66147274
>24 year old boomer
i do not think boomer means what you think it means

>> No.66147394

>>66147376
>He thinks linux requires any sort of education whatsoever
It's literally choose a distro, google search a quick tutorial, and use it to load your web browser. thats it.

>> No.66147397

>>66146787
I'll just move to FreeBSD.

>> No.66147410
File: 25 KB, 310x310, reddit.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147410

>>66147386
I caught another one.

>> No.66147438
File: 12 KB, 512x512, 1486753495240.jpg [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147438

>>66147341
>being this new
goddamn

>> No.66147451

>>66147394
i never said that nor even implied it.
I implied that most people will not take the time to learn anything *nix, and quite honestly id rather keep it that way because id like to keep the number of linux ricing threads on /g/ down to a minimum

>> No.66147452 [DELETED] 

>>66147371
>being this butthurt
unix is horrible and u kno it gramps
this is your last (You) by the way

>> No.66147461

>>66147386
boomer spotted

>> No.66147474
File: 7 KB, 219x131, retarded1.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147474

>>66147461

>> No.66147503
File: 84 KB, 800x800, 1523994052330.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147503

>>66147474
>le brainlet maymay

>> No.66147524

>>66147474
>being this out of touch
Go back to
>/pol/
>Reddit
Your choice.

>> No.66147532
File: 42 KB, 645x729, head up ass.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147532

>>66147503
what the fuck are you talking about, that was a brainlet wojak

>> No.66147535

>>66147524
pol is where the boomer thing started I thought? it's where i first heard it anyway

>> No.66147549

>>66147535
it seemed to have started with all the Q shit a while back on pol

>> No.66147552
File: 56 KB, 645x729, debe7cc6683f.jpg [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147552

>>66147532
I said brainlet. You don't know the rest of what I said means? Fuck me this must be your first day on this site.

>> No.66147574 [DELETED] 

>>66147452
>t. 18 year old boomer that has never used Unix.

>> No.66147577
File: 40 KB, 545x478, dumb jew.jpg [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147577

>>66147552

>> No.66147578
File: 662 KB, 944x4013, 1527323659766.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147578

>>66147552
Well he doesn't understand the most basic may mays so he's most definitely from Resetera or Reddit.

Reminder people like this exist

>> No.66147606

>>66147552
>reddit file name

>> No.66147721
File: 307 KB, 1300x2000, 1522192439102.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147721

>>66147577

>> No.66147742

>>66147578
top kek

>> No.66147750

Android=Linux=normie

>> No.66147770

>>66146718
Linux has shit battery life, also most laptops come with Windows 10, which you can ironically install the major Linux distros in with their store in just a few clicks. and get all the GNU programs you need with actual drivers and more than three hours of battery life.

Using Linux under Windows 10 is actually easier than just using Linux with a Windows VM.

>> No.66147772
File: 217 KB, 1066x600, retarded people.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147772

>>66147721

>> No.66147791

>>66146718
what the hell is "unknown"?

>> No.66147807

>>66147791
seeing as how it's titled "operating system browsing statistics" I would wager that the unknown section are hits which have the user-agent string either empty or containing information that does not identify the OS, such as how wget uses a user-agent string of ‘Wget/version’

>> No.66147851
File: 58 KB, 500x498, image.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147851

>>66147397
>FreeBSD
Take that CoC down your throat and don't you dare complain, white boy.

>> No.66147943
File: 38 KB, 500x500, 1526339948979.jpg [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66147943

>>66147772

>> No.66147976

>>66146935
Something something autism

>> No.66147987

>>66146935
No it's just Linux. Gnu doesn't get to take credit for Linux just because they wrote a few shitty tools.

>> No.66148020

>>66147987
But linux is shitty and obsolete at birth.

>> No.66148033

>>66146718
Year of Unknown desktop when

>> No.66148062

>>66148020
Shitty yes, but not completely worthless like anything GNU. GNU/Hurd just recently got SOUND and its been 26 years. Fucking garbage. Stop praising hippies.

>> No.66148087

>>66148062
>Stop praising hippies.
Never gave them praise. Linux is still a shadow of an OS compared to 2005 era Solaris.

>> No.66148096

>what is android

>> No.66148102

>>66148087
Ah yes, the "literally what" OS that nobody not even the industry cares about. Name one thing you can do on Solaris that you can't on ANY Linux distro or server.

>> No.66148130

>>66148102
SMF
ZFS
Zones are all better developed technologies that existed in Solaris in 2005 and are still shitty in Linux today. Linux has brought no innovation to the engineering of OS's. It was a political movement (Free software) plain and simple.

>> No.66148148

>>66148130
Unlike Solaris, Linux is a non-bloated platform that has unquestioned prevalence in servers because of its stability and customization. It can easily be changed to fit a specific industries need. Take your Windows wannabe elsewhere.

>> No.66148162

>>66148148
>Linux is a non-bloated
Linux is just a kernel.

So what does Linux with GNU offer today that solaris already didn't do better in 2005?

>> No.66148168

>>66148162
>So what does Linux with GNU offer today that solaris already didn't do better in 2005?
ricing

>> No.66148214

>>66148162
Alpine Linux is proof that Linux isn't exclusive to GNU you braindead toddler.

Ricing and Industry Respect.

>> No.66148221

>>66148162
>>66148130
>>66148087
>shilling your dead project this hard
More like hasn't been RELEVANT since 2005 lol

>> No.66148245

>>66148214
>Alpine Linux
Still can't do shit 2005 era Solaris can do.
Other than stifle innovation.

>> No.66148247

>>66148214
Alpine is irrelevant, since nobody wants to call non-GNU systems GNU. What is wrong with you.

>> No.66148261

>>66148245
alpine linux is pretty sweet actually.
Nearly our entire cloud domain runs alpine for just about everything, an entire install is just a few hundred mb and it only comes with the drivers and software needed, then you install the specific packages needed for production

>> No.66148287

>>66148261
Yeah, containers existed before linux, faggot.

>> No.66148288

>>66147311
>underage cancer that thinks you have to download an app for every website you use
Ever wondered what someone raised on a tablet glued to their thinks like? This is it.

>> No.66148289

>>66148261
Did you ever use alpine?

>> No.66148313

>>66148289
yes, i just said nearly everything we virtualize is alpine

>> No.66148325 [DELETED] 

>>66148287
>Yeah, containers existed before linux, faggot.
unless if your talking about chroot, no, they did not

>> No.66148329

Literally Nobody Uses Solaris
How many home computers run it? How many office complexes? How many state of the art petabite servers? None nigger

>> No.66148335

>>66148313
So you've installed GNU?

>> No.66148339

>>66148325
I'm talking about containerization in OS's.
Zones were containerization and existed in 2005.

>> No.66148352

>>66148261
What if you want to use sed on Alpine?

>GNU SED
$ echo axxx bxx cx | sed 's/\b[a-z]/<&>/g'
<a>xxx <b>xx <c>x

>BuggyBox SED
$ echo axxx bxx cx | sed 's/\b[a-z]/<&>/g'
axxx <bx>x cx

>> No.66148355

>>66148329
>Literally Nobody Uses Solaris
Linux babby confuses marketshare with engineering. Damn, when did the Unix user become the dumbest person in the room? Oh yeah, when they run commie Unix.

>> No.66148360

>>66148355
Oh so nobody? Thanks

>> No.66148361

>>66146804
because more doesn't mean better

>> No.66148378

>>66148355
Linux is a kernel.
Unix was a proprietary system in the 70s.

>> No.66148387

>>66148378
>Linux is a kernel.
And an obsolete one at that, no innovation since the proprietary software of the 70's.

>> No.66148390

>>66148335
>So you've installed GNU?
I have install gnu software, yes

>> No.66148413

What's the difference between GNU and linux when Linux uses GNU licensing? I thought any software licensed as GNU was GNU software.

>> No.66148421

>>66148387
This. Linus KNEW monolithic design was deprecated in the 90s, yet he started writing Linux.
Meanwhile all other systems are microkernel based or hybrid, even fucking NT and HURD (lol).

>> No.66148432

>>66146767
*le shrek cringe snap*

>> No.66148444

>>66148421
>>66148387
I'm sorry you don't value privacy, Microshills.

>> No.66148449

>>66146718
android and chrome os is linux too

>> No.66148454

>>66148413
GNU is a operating system developted by the GNU Project. If you write a program for the GNU system, it becomes part of GNU (like GNU wget), but when you just license you program under the GPL, it isn't part of the GNU system, just like your program isn't part of BSD when you use a BSD license.

>> No.66148469

>>66148449
Linux is Linux.

>> No.66148483

>>66148449
Android and ChromeOS don't give a shit about the GPL and are property of their respective companies. Just like MacOS isn't pushed in with BSD despite them being related.

>> No.66148506
File: 14 KB, 946x89, linux.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66148506

>>66148454
So who is lying?

>> No.66148555

>>66148506
GNU Linux-libre is a fork of Linux.

>> No.66148565

>>66148555
But they didn't change anything.

>> No.66148576

>>66148506
linux isn't part of gnu
linux-libre is

>> No.66148584

>>66148576
It literally says that the linux kernel became part of gnu.

>> No.66148588

>>66146718
who cares linux is comfy and not botneted
normies can go suck a bug of dicks

>> No.66148603

>>66148588
>not botneted
Linux luser hand waves proprietary binary blobs.

>> No.66148621

>>66148565
They removed all nonfree parts and blobs in Linux-libre and made it work that way.

>> No.66148640

>>66148621
>nonfree parts and blobs in Linux-libre
Oh so "regular" linux is mostly proprietary and non-fre?

>> No.66148646

>>66148584
Linux also became part of Android.

>> No.66148653

>>66148603
Bloat =/= Proprietary

>> No.66148658

>>66148653
blobs are.

>> No.66148670

>>66148640
Parts are binary only / proprietary, yes.

>> No.66148697

>>66148670
How? Linux is under the GPL?

>> No.66148712

>>66146718
I hope it doesn't

with normies comes cancer, just look at 4chan

>> No.66148719

>>66148697
Magical handwaving and lying to oneself.
It's the lintard credo.

>> No.66148722

No because it's absolutely worthless as a desktop os
It's only suitable for programming and networking type activities

>> No.66148742

>>66148697
When you release a program under a license, it means that others can use your project under that license. You, as developer and copyright owner, can do whatever you want with your project, inclusive adding nonfree addons.

>> No.66148786

>>66148742
>Licensing non-free stuff as GPL
That doesn't sound possible.

>> No.66148798

>>66148786
The proprietary parts come with their own licenses.

>> No.66148817

>>66148798
So what licenses are the blobs in the Linux Kernel?

>> No.66148853

>>66148786
>make browser
>release under gpl
>company comes along, gifts my browser a proprietary addon to work with some service
>now my browser, which is gpl licensed, has proprietary parts built in
>people can still share and work kn my browser, just without the proprietary parts
EZ

>> No.66148863
File: 280 KB, 646x595, 1519011681773.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66148863

>>66146718
But how do they know how many people use linux compared to the rest if most distros don't have telemetry?

>> No.66148889

>>66148853
So the linux kernel is now proprietary since it has proprietary licenses? And you have to use a fork to get the non-proprietary licensed version of Linux?

damn. sounds complicated. Might as well use commercial unix.

>> No.66148935

>>66148889
You could also use hardware that works with linux-libre or just get a WiFi dongle since that's the most common thing that may not work since the nonfree wifi drivers are stripped out.

>> No.66148967

>>66146718
If you want normies into linux, get normie women into it. Everyone else will follow.

>> No.66148971

>>66146718
I'm a complete nerd (but not a need so I need to be productive) and Linux is fucking useless for me.

It's ugly, unintuitive and incompatible. I don't get why would anyone use in 2018 when Windows 10 and Mac OS are more solid than ever.

>> No.66148976

>>66148889
Debian comes with a deblobbed Linux just like Linux-libre ootb and you can install the nonfree modules you need. That way you only have stuff you need for a working system without who knows else.

>> No.66148999

>>66148935
>>66148976
so linux out of the box is proprietary. That's what i'm asking.

>> No.66149004

>>66148976
why doesn't debian use linux libre? why reinventing the wheel?

>> No.66149017

>>66146718
>linux is an OS
>chrome OS is not Linux
POO IN THE LOO

>> No.66149037

>>66148971
t. >>>/v/irgin

>> No.66149048

>>66148971
BABY DUCK
A
B
Y

D
U
C
K

>> No.66149051

>>66149037
>virgin
>not using linux
Pick one

>> No.66149052

>>66149004
I have to admit that I have no idea, anon.
>>66148999
That's a years old controversy, some say yes, Linux as a whole is nonfree, because it includes those blobs - and some say no, because they don't see those blobs as part of Linux.

>> No.66149106

>>66146718
I work in a .NET shop. My coworker and I like to joke about nodejs and how many fuckups they've had. Yesterday they had another fuckup. Then he surprises me saying Linux and open source was a failed movement in the 90s and we should go back to enterprise software. In a way, he's right - Linux and open source are movements that didn't really take off beyond programmers. And he's also right, - but I pointed out that our favorite tools, .NET core and typescript were free and open source. He retracted a bit and said that open source projects should be managed by companies with enterprise experience. I also had to explain to him that no, you can't just check anything you want into a person's github repository like Wikipedia. It has to be approved.

>> No.66149111

>>66149052
>because they don't see those blobs as part of Linux.
How do they justify that? You have to go out of your way to remove them.

>> No.66149115
File: 260 KB, 620x640, 1527372215502.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66149115

What is a blob?

>> No.66149122

>>66149115
A gooey monster

>> No.66149137

>>66149115
A chunk of unreadable gibberish in a programs source code.

>> No.66149166

>>66149137
Man, I really miss programming in Perl.

>> No.66149186

>>66149115
Handwaving to make dumb people think that Linux is free software.

>> No.66149205

>>66146935
So what exactly is Stallman's arguement about it being GNU/Linux and not GNU/Linux/systemd/xorg/kde/libreoffice/mozilla/etc?

>> No.66149206

>>66149186
Linux is not free software. Linux-libre is free software.

>> No.66149226

>>66149206
>Linux-libre is free software.
Right, but we are talking about Linux not anything else.

>> No.66149234

>>66149205
https://www.gnu.org/gnu/gnu-linux-faq.html#many

>> No.66149258

>>66149234
>all that pasta
Gold

>> No.66149297
File: 86 KB, 254x384, Tux Android.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66149297

>>66146718 >>66146752
Android has Linux Kernel

>> No.66149308

The thing that pisses me off about the fsf is that they don't endorse Debian even though it is 100% free software as long as you don't use the nonfree or contrib repo.

>> No.66149446

>>66146935
>there he goes again, shitposting away his life at the age of 45

>> No.66149484

>>66149234
That argument relies on accepting that GNU is the primary project and not just a few tools that could be replace with no great loss, compared to the Linux kernel which makes the operating system actually usable on realistic hardware configurations. Therefore I will continue to call the operating system after the sole irreplaceable part, Linux.

>> No.66149507

>>66146718
Only if we tech them

>> No.66149519

>>66148863
its the trackers that most popular sites have

>> No.66149612

>>66149106
Your coworker is an idiot and have no fucking clue about Linux kernel development.

>> No.66149618

>>66149308
It will be a lie, if they want to be backed by the FSF the need to stop offering proprietary software.

>> No.66149661

>>66149612
>Linux kernel development.
As apposed to linux non-kernel development?

>> No.66149670

>>66146718
>Chrome OS is based on Gentoo
>Chromebook users are normies
>They run Gentoo without even knowing it
Based Google installing Gentoo on normies' computers

>> No.66149701

>>66149661
Anything else to say?

>> No.66149704

>>66149205

I have a better question, who gives a f*ck what that crazy idiot thinks?

>> No.66149769

>>66148971
Being a nerd means programming and doing sysadmin shit, not playing vidya

>> No.66149790

>>66149769
>programming and doing sysadmin shit
You'll find far more windows programmers and sysadmins working in windows than linux.

>> No.66149818

>>66149790
Company policies tho, not because they find linux useless or like windows better

>> No.66149839

>>66149818
>not because they find linux useless or like windows better
I'm pretty sure it's implied they like windows better, anon.

>> No.66149900

>>66149790
Still the biggest argument against Linux is the lack of AAA gayming titles, at least in this shithole. Meanwhile even MS uses Linux for their networking needs and in the cloud, because their customers need it.
>>66149839
I'm even more they are just got an MS cert and got a shitty job at a small firm. I work at an MS obsessed company and everybody hates it, but still act like it is their only choice and pay their MS "tax".

>> No.66150189

>>66149900
Linux had lots of games in the play store.

>> No.66150307

>>66148288
I understand that 4chan doesn't lay out reply chains in nice nested blocks like reddit, but at least pretend to understand what we are talking about please

>> No.66150352

>>66148102
>>66148148
>>66148329
https://www.joyent.com/smartos

They are owned by Samsung now and build cloud infrastructure for Dell. It runs entirely on illumos (once known as opensolaris)

>> No.66150430

>>66146718

No matter how much you meme, cry, and lie about how bad windows is and how good alternatives are it's never happening unless Microsoft makes windows linux based. The only possible way to knock down windows is if Apple released a new mac book air for $500 or less but the are too greedy and shortsighted I think.

>> No.66150482
File: 9 KB, 284x177, images.jpg [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66150482

>>66146718
>normies
>linux

>> No.66150494

The only way to make people use GNU/Linux is to ship it preinstalled.

>> No.66151123

>>66146787
It already happened between systemd and Ubuntu

>> No.66151507

>>66150430
>lie
stupid fucking summerfag contrarian niggers.

>> No.66151629

>>66151123
Retarded meme spouter.

>> No.66151673

>>66151123
Systemd is shit in many ways, but it's not a botnet. Stop spreading FUD.

>> No.66151927

>>66151123
Why do people think it's cool to larp as grey beards? It's really obvious

>> No.66152874

I would like to see a certain type of person, say 10% of the population being able to use linux no problems and still function in society.

I would not like to see every boomer liberal millenial cunt demanding Distros cater to their endless list of whiney bullshit.

>> No.66152884

>>66146935
piss off faggot

>> No.66152963

>>66146718
>he cares about normalfags

you're one of them aren't you

>> No.66153274

>>66152963
Aren't most of us just normal fags hiding out from the rest with a few wizards?

>> No.66153482

>>66149484
Pretty sure that only GCC can compile Linux. They evolved together for the most part.

>> No.66153570

>>66149670
It just uses ebuilds to generate the system image bro.

>>66149704
Because he is right.

>> No.66153616

>>66147229
By your logic all Linux distributions should be separate.

>> No.66153628

>>66153482
There's work being done with clang but honestly I don't follow it at all.

>> No.66153720
File: 103 KB, 800x652, wsl.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66153720

What do you call this then? NT/Windows/GNU?

>> No.66153739

>>66153720
A sloppy bowl of shit.

>> No.66154078

>>66153720
WSL reroutes Linux syscalls to NT, right? So it'd be Ubuntu userland (GNU/non-GNU/SystemD) running on the NT kernel.

>> No.66154235

>>66153720
Botnet

>> No.66154282

To be honest the reason Linux won't have the same share is two parts. 1 Linux is NOT user friendly, windows is made for your grandma to be able to poke around and figure out Linux requires you to know something about it to use it since CLI is a way of life for linux. 2 The community many users are scared away by the Linux community since the community is a mix of either A super nice and friendly people willing to help 2 Fat Neckbeards that spend the entire time on the board insulting you for not using THEIR favorite distro.

>> No.66154310

>>66154282
Linux is a kernel. If the user must use Linux, it defeats the purpose of a kernel; running in the background and allocating resources, but luckily you don't have to use Linux; it does everything on its own.

>> No.66154483

>unkown less popular than macos
Unknownfags BTFO

>> No.66154895

Linux? Isn't that hacking? Oh, I don't really wanna do anything illegal.

>> No.66154941
File: 388 KB, 605x712, 1337392317333.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
66154941

>>66154895
Forgot image.

>> No.66154972

>>66146718

No.

>> No.66155012

>>66153720
GNU/NT

>> No.66155101

GNU/Linux is too fragmented, when they realize they don't need to reinvent the wheel over and over again and just leave the main distros and developers join forces to make a free, professional product, it will be successful on the desktop.

>> No.66155287

>>66155101
>when they realize they don't need to reinvent the wheel over and over again and just leave the main distros and developers join forces to make a free, professional product,
You don't understand what distros do.

>> No.66155533

>>66155101
I think there are really only 2 distros that matter. Debian and arch/parabola.

>> No.66155547

>>66146718
Nope.
And it should stay that way.

>> No.66155559

>>66155533
you spelt Debian and Redhat wrong.

>> No.66155563

>>66146718
most people don't even own desktops
more common but still kinda of rare are people that own laptops
everybody only uses phones

>> No.66155575

>>66146718
the only possible way would be for a company to release dedicated hardware with their own tailored-to-the-machine distro
like a chromebook, but with actual software

>>66146935
something something Alpine Linux ships with nothing from the GNU toolchain by default and neither does Android

>> No.66155638

>>66146718
What the fuck is unknown?

>> No.66155732

>>66146718
Why do you care so much if other people use the same software you use? Literally a non-issue unless you are autistic.

>>
Name (leave empty)
Comment (leave empty)
Name
E-mail
Subject
Comment
Password [?]Password used for file deletion.
Captcha
Action