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Re: [SLE] suse 7.2!!
  • From: Jonathan Drews <j.e.drews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 31 May 2001 00:56:57 -0500
  • Message-id: <01053100565700.01241@linux>
On Wednesday 30 May 2001 22:51, Ben wrote:
>I would rather pay $50 every 6
> months then $300 (W2K Feb 2000) then have to spend another $150-200 for
> XP 18 months later..and when Linux's not just
> cosmetic most of the time. This is just my opinion.

I would rather pay $300.00 for 3 Linux Distros than be given Microsoft
Windows for free.

How the hell M$ sold so much software is a mystery to me. It's really
pathetic stuff. The detractors of Linux say it comes with no applications.
Are these people brain dead? All Linux distros come with C, C++, Python and
Perl. All you get with M$ is Visual Basic. I'd rather use my K+E Log-Log
Duplex Decitrig slide rule that that stuff.



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