[Rd] Re: [R-SIG-Mac] R version on gifi

Jan de Leeuw deleeuw at stat.ucla.edu
Tue Jun 17 09:02:39 MEST 2003

For the chumps:

If you just want a Unix variant, run Darwin. If you just want a Linux
variant, run PPC Linux.

On Tuesday, Jun 17, 2003, at 06:27 US/Pacific, A.J. Rossini wrote:

> I think completely agree with Simon here.  MacOSX is great for folks
> that like the good things in life, but for chumps who just want a Unix
> variant, run a PPC Unix (linux or *bsd or the like).  There are just
> enough differences to create user-interface stress, depending on the
> particular system configuration...
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