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Old 3rd November 2010
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Originally Posted by Oko View Post
There are some benefit of having developers running their own OS on their
desktops and laptops as oppose to running OS X and Windows as in the
case of FreeBSD developers
What's really impressive to me is that OpenBSD wrote their own ACPI implementation. Perhaps now that it's maturing, that is also partly why they're able to achieve better results. Maybe Intel's code is hard to work with, or it's just much more difficult to motivate yourself to work on someone else's code when that someone doesn't share your aesthetic and engineering sensibilities.