Re: GNU/Linux

Larry McVoy (
Sat, 03 Apr 1999 12:00:58 -0800

: If this thread is annoying, please imagine what it is like to see an
: idealistic project stymied and made ineffective, because people don't
: usually give it the credit for what it has done. If you're an
: idealist like me, that can ruin your whole decade.

I was once reminded, as I was pointing out for the Nth time that I was
the guy that dreamed up 100Mbit ethernet, that claiming credit only
makes one look foolish and greedy. Seems appropriate here.

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