Proprietary vs Open

Discussion in 'NZ Computing' started by Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Jan 13, 2010.

  1. Here’s about as stark a comparison as you can wish for, where proprietary
    and open vendors, faced with the exact same vulnerability, show completely
    different attitudes to getting a fix into the hands of their users.

    <http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/01/12/critical_osx_security_bug/>
    Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Jan 13, 2010
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  2. Lawrence D'Oliveiro

    Gordon Guest

    On 2010-01-13, Lawrence D'Oliveiro <_zealand> wrote:
    > Here?s about as stark a comparison as you can wish for, where proprietary
    > and open vendors, faced with the exact same vulnerability, show completely
    > different attitudes to getting a fix into the hands of their users.
    >
    ><http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/01/12/critical_osx_security_bug/>


    Also some good reflective reading at

    http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/12/16/noughties_review
    Gordon, Jan 13, 2010
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