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Re: [OM] Of work, play, and computers

Subject: Re: [OM] Of work, play, and computers
From: Jan Steinman <jan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2019 08:44:38 -0700
> From: Ken Norton <ken@xxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:ken@xxxxxxxxxxx>>
>> Remember, it's real UNIX underneath, whereas Windows il archaic all the way 
>> down.
> Kinda. It's not exactly UNIX.

The Darwin core is real, open-source UNIX, and any changes they make to that is 
also open-source.

Of course, people don’t buy a computer so they can type bash commands, and the 
Apple GUI is all proprietary. But it does mean that UNIX software ports with no 
more effort than you’d take to go from BSD to System V. And you can run 
X-Windows, if you really want to...


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