This is why Microsoft Windows will continue to dominate America.
People want to access their Windows files, right now!
Ever tried Elive?
Access to Windows partitions is so trivial.
Nowadays, its about out of the box functionality, not operating system castration.
That's why many bite size operating systems will never gain traction.
Everyone appreciates the speed of a small operating system, however, most will conclude
an operating system bereft of functionality, unacceptable.