Considering that Linux is only a tiny amount of the whole "operating system" environment, and Torvald's complaints only pertain to most probably 1% of Linux systems, Torvald ended up making a fool out of himself. For every one Linux system out there that could have used the features he complains about, there are nine Linux systems out there that have no use for the features he complains about.
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