Quote Originally Posted by D0pamine View Post
what is wrong with a completely free ecosystem?
Nothing, it's brilliant. Did I ever say anything to the contrary?

Quote Originally Posted by D0pamine View Post
and why is such a thing 'a fairy tale' when even me
Where did I say a free ecosystem is a fairy tale? What is a fairy tale is your simplistic "consumers use binaries - zealots and devs use source code" view.

See, this is what you get when you take my metaphor, redefine it to mean something else, and then attack that. Classic straw-man.

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it would seem that trolls exist too
Yep, they certainly do. You being the prime exhibit: We've got name-calling, straw-men, ignorance about how some tech works (nvidia and modesetting), it's all there.