[linux-elitists] Fundamentally flawed (fwd)

Karsten M. Self kmself@ix.netcom.com
Sat Jul 7 21:42:12 PDT 2001

on Wed, Jul 04, 2001 at 01:50:14PM -0400, Rusty Foster (rusty@kuro5hin.org) wrote:
> Bulent Murtezaoglu wrote:
> > 
> > I don't like Microsoft any more than you do, but I am not sure
> > broad generalizations are not fundamentally flawed!  IMHO If you assert
> > that someone does _nothing_ right, they'll have a very easy time
> > disproving you without changing their ways.  Anyhow, I'd gladly defer
> > to others for the PR on this, I just pointed out _I_ didn't have the
> > stomach for it.
> Rather than "fundamentally flawed", might I suggest "legacy" as a good
> prefix adjective?

    $ grep legacy ~/.vimrc
    :ab Windows legacy MS Windows

...works for me ;-)

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