Posted Jan 28, 2012 3:47 UTC (Sat) by vomlehn (subscriber, #45588)
Parent article: Quotes of the week
Embedded *is* different, just not very. The bigest difference is that the user has a more restricted view of what's going on inside the box. That makes it more of a pain for developers to know what's happening when it isn't what they want. Oh, one more thing--it's pretty hard to accidentally flush a server down a toilet.