Then google should at least open-source those apps. They can still update them, just like the chrome browser.
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I see, they have added it as yet another app in the app store, not open source, and I guess requiring to have google apps installed. I don't need shit like that.
Did they add it to android or to google apps?
They have a simple choice: either they develop the apps Microsoft provides themselves, or they let Microsoft do it, and focus on developing an OS. From their website, you can see, that they do want to remain open. They don't drive an 100% OSS approach. Cyanogenmod never was about 100% open source, installing google apps always has been an extra step in the cyanogenmod installation guide. Also, they didn't replace the proprietary drivers with open ones.
This is about Cyanogen OS, not CyanogenMod. Cyanogen OS is included into phones out of the box.
What they do, is giving people a choice. I have installed cyanogenmod onto my phone because I wanted to get rid of bloatware and google services. If this is the way how Cyanogen can finance CyanogenMod development, and that is still open source modulo drivers, I'm ok with it.
Who's laughing now?
I have been told that Windows NT uses a microkernel, that it delegates most of its tasks to lower privileged processes. Now I hear that windows does http parsing in kernel space. HTTP PARSING. Not even systemd manages to do this. I would expect design descisions like this for DOS, but not for an OS that claims to have a microkernel.
Staying with my "monolithic" penguin OS.
The policeman IS in deep shit right now.
I was so looking forward they released this as open source. Now its just another piece of closed source non-improvable non-free pay-here software.
As it seems even tech giant google gets it wrong with its own certs. Lets hope that Let's Encrypt will make these problems of yesterday one day.
They are doing that already: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S...
I'm sure it is a hoax. If it were done by the official systemd team, it would have been deployed to all distros by now, overnight.
That stuff gets published weekly, so they have to chose whether to hoax too early, or too late.
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