Re: Eugene Lee is famous!
- On Tuesday, Sep 16, 2003, at 14:44 America/New_York, Bob Ippolito wrote:
>Also, if you check http://www.opengroup.org/openbrand/register/ you'll
> On Tuesday, Sep 16, 2003, at 14:27 America/New_York, Ricardo SIGNES
>> * Bob Ippolito <bob@...> [2003-09-16T11:53:22]
>>> On Tuesday, Sep 16, 2003, at 11:22 America/New_York, Thomas A. Fine
>>>> Yeah, but no on seems to have noticed. Apple should start running
>>>> billboards in communities with large technical communites. A giant
>>>> picture of Charleton Heston from the end of the move "Soylent
>>>> with the Caption: "It's _UNIX_!!! OS X is _UNIX_!!!"
>>> And get hardcore sued by The Open Group :) OS X isn't UNIX
>>> They'd have to say:
>>> "It's _UNIX-like_!!!! OS X is _UNIX-like_!!!!"
>> Are you sure?
>> http://www.apple.com/macosx/technologies/darwin.html has a big UNIX
>> gaphic and calls it a complete UNIX implementation.
> It says "UNIX-based foundation", "BSD UNIX implementation", and
> "popular UNIX scripting languages". It never says OS X *is* UNIX.
> Note that the big graphic says "UNIX based".
notice that absolutely no Apple, NeXT, or BSD products are certified
UNIX® by way of The Open Brand.
On Tue, Sep 16, 2003 at 02:48:47PM -0400, Bob Ippolito wrote:
: Also, if you check http://www.opengroup.org/openbrand/register/ you'll
: notice that absolutely no Apple, NeXT, or BSD products are certified
: UNIX® by way of The Open Brand.
There's UNIX® the trademark owned by The Open Brand.
Then there's "Unix" the generic term.
eugene at anime dot net