Bad NIH, good NIH (digression to Poettering, new Godwin's Law?)
Posted Mar 6, 2013 0:41 UTC (Wed) by man_ls
In reply to: Bad NIH, good NIH (digression to Poettering, new Godwin's Law?)
Parent article: Canonical reveals plans to launch Mir display server (The H)
Sure, why not. For instance:
Ubuntu has now become an island that is growing more or more apart from any other bigger commercial Linux. [...] Canonical contributes barely anything to the Linux plumbing layer, much the same way they stay away from the kernel. (Source).
Ultimately, this move of Canonical will be one more step towards splitting up the ecosystem. (Source).
For more, just google "Poettering Upstart" and have fun.
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