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Old 10th March 2011
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In other words, Linux is becoming Lindows. I guess software review sites must create a new option ... Linux/Windows/Mac and BSD ... or at least UNIX-like.

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In fact, the way I see things the Linux API has been taking the role of the POSIX API and Linux is the focal point of all Free Software development. Due to that I can only recommend developers to try to hack with only Linux in mind and experience the freedom and the opportunities this offers you. So, get yourself a copy of The Linux Programming Interface, ignore everything it says about POSIX compatibility and hack away your amazing Linux software. It's quite relieving!
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Last edited by classicmanpro; 10th March 2011 at 07:30 PM. Reason: Completeness.
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