posted on Dec, 7 2018 @ 01:32 PM
a reply to: dfnj2015
That sound's like that may be the direction they might head into and if so the next Microsoft OS may actually end up being built upon the Linux
kernal, a bit like going back to there Unix based/inspired NT and then backtracking even further to actual Unix or at least OS2 then going down the
Of course they may already have done so.
Wasn't NT based on Unix or stole most of it's idea's anyway.
Then again the guy whom built the original version of DOS ended up pretty poor while Gate's whom was lauded as a genius but was much more of a
business man and salesman managed to wangle a deal with IBM to include DOS which he had purchased of that guy in his garage for just a few hundred
dollars as it's default operating system.
Bit of a trawl through history this, remember CP/m.
Never much of a programmer myself, the last time was in Pascal but that was back in my student day's and I have probably forgotten more than I ever
learned back then
edit on 7-12-2018 by LABTECH767 because: (no reason given)