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Eric buys an Ipod

everybody loves eric raymond episode 55 strip

“We have a serious problem. Whenever I try to pitch Linux to anyone under 30, the question I get is: ‘Will it work with my iPod? We are not yet as a community making the painful compromises need to achieve widespread desktop market share.”

Eric knows people under 30? And they listen to him?

I can think of a painful compromise of the FOSS software community. And it has a blog.

Thanks to Matthew Garrett for script help.