*nix on "classic" systems

Joost van de Griek jvdg at sparcpark.net
Wed Apr 11 16:07:24 CDT 2007

On 4/11/07 9:35 PM, Chris M wrote:

> I really don't think it's realistic to operate a modern computer w/a
> non-windowed environment these days. Many will disagree, and that's their
> prerogative, someone said something about eye-candy, but I think it comes down
> to cheating yourself of functionality.

You give up some functionality, gain other functionality. Like almost
everything, a GUI is a trade-off.

Hofstadter's Law:
Everything always takes longer than expected,
even when you take into account Hofstadter's Law.
Joost van de Griek

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