Scott Hanselman

My Longhorn Analogy

October 18, 2003 Comment on this post [3] Posted in Longhorn
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Someone asked me to compare Longhorn to Windows 2000 and I said:

The difference between Lornhorn and Windows 2000 is like the difference between shooting a bullet...and throwing it.

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Scott Hanselman is a former professor, former Chief Architect in finance, now speaker, consultant, father, diabetic, and Microsoft employee. He is a failed stand-up comic, a cornrower, and a book author.

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October 18, 2003 23:20
So that's the difference between throwing a bullet now.. or shooting it in 3/4 years (when hardware support/speed will finally warrant buying Longhorn)?

I'm sick of Longhorn already, and it's a *really* long time to it's release.
October 19, 2003 3:11
a bird in hand (throwing) is worth two (shooting) in bush.
October 21, 2003 13:39

Damn Longhorn hippies, we'll see what PDC bring.


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