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Re: Sharing the Family PC is Patent-Pending

From: Bernd Jendrissek
Subject: Re: Sharing the Family PC is Patent-Pending
Date: Fri, 7 May 2004 19:30:51 +0000 (UTC)
User-agent: tin/1.7.1-20030918 ("Berneray") (UNIX) (Linux/2.4.18 (i686))

In article <> Barry
Margolin <> wrote:
>In article <>,
> Bruce Hayden <> wrote:
>> Haven't looked at the application, but I would be surprised that
>> if just that much was new and nonobvious.  Seems like Mac
>> and UNIX have had such for awhile.
>The part about fast switching between users has been in MacOS for a 
>couple of years, but I don't think Unix has it at all (su changes the 
>userid, but it doesn't bring up the new user's desktop environment).

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