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"I controlled my laughter and simple said "No,I am very busy,so I can't write any code for you". The moment they heard this all the smiling face turned into a sad looking face and one of them farted. So I had to leave the place as soon as possible." - Mr.Prakash One Fine Saturday. 24/04/2004
Well, they can run Windows on Linux (Wine), so Nadella must have thought: Then we must run Linux on Windows ....
I really like the way that man thinks: If we make sure they don't need our products anymore, then we win! Just like Windows mobile: You can program it with .Net compactSilverlightWPFMetroModern UI never mind, here is Xamarin, so you can build for anything but Windows mobile.- Hey why is nobody using Windows mobile anymore?
Honestly, it reduces friction for me since I can use the same CLI on a client as on any given server, with a better command structure to boot. Why Ubuntu rather than just a BASH for Windows, though, I cannot say. That bit annoys me.
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- Benjamin Disraeli