TuskenTower on 3 Apr 2008 05:57:21 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] Linux on Iphone

On Wed, Apr 2, 2008 at 8:16 PM, Michael Leone <turgon@mike-leone.com> wrote:
> TuskenTower wrote:
>  > On Tue, Apr 1, 2008 at 8:37 PM, brent <brent.saner@gmail.com> wrote:
>  >> goodness! switch to decaf.
>  > What did saying that get you?
>  >
>  >> it's NOT irrelevant NOR biased; it's a documented and current example
>  >> of Mac's decreased motivation in development.
>  > This would be why Gabe said you were looking for a straw man.  You are
>  > pointing at a zero day exploit and saying "hey look, now you know they
>  > suck!"
>  >
>  >> Mac devs are getting lazy and there's no disputing that.
>  > Don't slam a developer for a business decision.
>  Which business decision? You seem to be saying that if there are
>  problems, or holes, or exploits in the Apple line of products (I presume
>  you are thinking of the iPhone in particular), they are a consequence of
>  a business decision.

I'm talking about the decision to ship a product with bugs.  *I* as a
developer can only throw up red flags against bad ideas.  It is the
business people who decide.

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