Outlook of OS X and Unix Apps

MacCentral Online has posted an article discussing the likely scenario of standard Unix apps migrating to OS X. In short, the future looks bright. The significant role that GNU apps play, even in current and past developer previews of OS X, is discussed, as is the role NeXTStep played in basically becoming OS X.

OS X, it would seem, will deliver us to a brave, gnu world indeed. (...sorry!)

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