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Apple's Mac OS X helps BSD overtake Linux for development

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    Analyst outfit Evans Data reports that in North America over
    80 per cent of developers still run their integrated
    development environments (IDEs) in Microsoft's Windows
    operating system. As surprising and concerning as that might
    be, the biggest surprise is the growing popularity of Apple's
    Mac OS X, with Evans Data claiming that 7.9 per cent of
    developers are using it as a host operating system, pushing
    it past Linux, which is used by 5.6 per cent of developers
    surveyed.

    Janel Garvin, CEO of Evans Data said, "Apple has made
    tremendous strides in the last few years with innovative
    products and technologies, so it's quite reasonable to see
    developers adopting the Mac and its OS as a development
    environment."
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Makes me almost feel bad for Peter and his rants... almost.  :)

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