Originally Posted by Doc Mindie
as many "dedicated followers" ...would we have, that could seriously compete with MSOffice/OpenOffice, Msie/Firefox/Opera and that sort of things?
Well we would have the same open source project, open office, forefox, miranda and so on.. while the PD scene of the amiga was good for its time it's a tiny blimp to todays OS projects. Good solutions, commercial or not eventually make it into programs regardless of platform
If you view the amiga as a cheap computer platform with good gaming and media capabilities then the PCs are that standard today, with out the luggage of a single hardware producer.