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Date:      Wed, 17 Jun 2020 12:11:49 -0700
From:      Dave Hayes <>
To:        kindu smith <>
Subject:   Re: Why does FreeBSD not use the Linux kernel?
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On Wed, 17 Jun 2020 11:33:25 +0800
kindu smith <> wrote:
> I think the reason why FreeBSD has reduced the number of users is
> because it does not take care of the experience of ordinary users, and
> it takes the opposite path from a server, cloud to users. Positioning
> such an excellent operating system as just server usage has greatly
> reduced its popularity.

You presume that popularity is a necessary or sufficient condition for
usability. This is just not true. Popularity is not relevant to good 
software engineering. 
Dave Hayes - Consultant - Altadena CA, USA - 
>>>> *The opinions expressed above are entirely my own* <<<<

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