Re: BSD questions
> For one thing, the lpr upstream source is obviously not the real
> thing. It looks more like someone just took the old Debian sources
> and added to them. Because of this, I'd like to get some new upstream
> sources. However, I don't know which ones to choose. Should I use
> FreeBSD, NetBSD or OpenBSD? And how can I figure out what version
> I'm dealing with?
Personally, I would choose OpenBSD. They splintered from NetBSD a couple
of years ago, and they have spent that time making their utilities more
secure. I favour security over speed or size.
"I was absolutely horrified to see a book entitled 'C++ for dummies'. What
is the potential market for this book? What programmer considers themself
to be a dummy? Who wants to run code written by a dummy? And perhaps
more importantly, someone who *considers themselves* to be a dummy?"