Morphic Documentation -- Eye Candy

Jarvis, Robert P. (Contingent) Jarvisb at
Tue Mar 28 13:44:56 UTC 2000

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Bert Freudenberg [SMTP:bert at isgnw.CS.Uni-Magdeburg.De]
> Sent:	Tuesday, March 28, 2000 3:23 AM
> To:	squeak at
> Subject:	Re: Morphic Documentation -- Eye Candy
> On Mon, 27 Mar 2000, Jecel Assumpcao Jr. wrote:
> > When a lot of companies (led by DEC, if I remember correctly), wanted
> > to kill Sun's OpenLook GUI (not happy to have made us adopt the icky
> > X11 infrastructure instead of NeWS), they decided to make their Motif
> > system visually compatible with the Windows look and feel in order to
> > get Microsoft to join their little group.
> The ultimate reference for this is here
> Login, ls x-windows, cat disaster :-))
ROFL!  I especially liked the part about

	Obviously it is Allah's will that I throw the unix box out the
window. I submit to the will of Allah. 

Motif'll do that to you...  :-)

ObSqueak:  Thankfully, we have Morphic instead of Motif.

Bob Jarvis
Compuware @ Timken

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