Linux laptops, revisited (can any sleep like my PowerBook does?)

Justin Findlay justin at
Mon Jan 21 14:00:22 MST 2008

On AD 2008 January 21 Monday 01:25:47 PM -0700, Levi Pearson wrote:
> > No religion to me, though I know I've been guilty of 'religion' before.
> > I don't use windows because I hate it, but that's the subject of another
> > email message.  I don't use OS X because I don't like it and it's out of
> > my price range.
> Now you're singing a different tune, and I have nothing to disagree
> with here, except that I may question your taste.  That's purely
> subjective, though, and irrelevant to our conversation.

I don't even recall changing keys.  If it's irrelevant then my whole
point is irrelevant.  Do you question my taste because I don't like OS
X?  Do I have moral obligation to praise Apple's glossy desktop and
polished apps? :-)

> I'm not looking for a 'FLOSS' vs 'Proprietary' debate.  I don't think
> there's any purpose to such a thing except to draw zealots out of the
> woodwork to make noise.

Such appears to have happened.


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