[linux-elitists] The one article

Karsten M. Self kmself@ix.netcom.com
Fri Aug 29 15:19:53 PDT 2003

on Thu, Aug 28, 2003 at 11:51:25PM +0200, Mikael Pawlo (mikael@pawlo.com) wrote:
> At 3:41 PM -0600 8/28/03, Jonathan Corbet wrote:
> > > This is the one article you need to submit to your favorite CEO this year:
> > > http://www.economist.com/business/displayStory.cfm?story_id=2020889
> >I thought it was a bit of a low-clue article; I generally have higher
> >expectations of The Economist, which is where I tend to get my serious
> >news.  The comparison of Darl and company with anti-evolution
> >fundamentalists is amusing, though...
> One-page summaries are hard, you need to brush up on your Sir Winston!
> Just look at Karsten's page. My idea was to create something like the
> Economist article - a one page summary that any CEO can read in
> fifteen minutes, smile at and stop worrying about the bomb...
> Karsten's page turned out to be a complete encyclopedia on SCO ./.
> IBM, which is great, but I think I'll stick to the Economist article
> should I need to explain this in fifteen minutes to someone mostly
> interested in the business aspects of things.


Perhaps that page should be linked at http://sco.iwethey.org rather than
the full SCO vs. IBM page?


Karsten M. Self <kmself@ix.netcom.com>        http://kmself.home.netcom.com/
 What Part of "Gestalt" don't you understand?
    We are the unwilling... led by the unqualified... to do the
    unnecessary...  for the ungrateful...
    -- GI in Vietnam, 1970
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