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Re: [SLE] Switching to linux workstation??
  • From: Fred Miller <fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 3 May 2004 23:42:33 -0400
  • Message-id: <200405032342.33194.fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 03 May 2004 7:23 pm, Ben Rosenberg wrote:
> * Fred A. Miller (fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx) [040503 16:18]:
> >On Monday 03 May 2004 5:05 pm, James Knott wrote:
> >> I guess you missed those articles about how Linux is used to make many
> >> movies. As I recall, some of the scence in Titanic were generated with
> >> Linux. There are other movies as well, including one animated feature,
> >> that was created entirely with Linux.
> >>
> >> Do a Google search on "Linux video editing".
> >
> >That is not the graphics software he was refering to, nor was I. The point
> > is, that without PhotoShop, Linux is "ham-strung" in the Pro. photography
> > industry......period.
>
> Well, CXOffice solves this. I'm on most of the Codeweavers mailing lists
> and people say PS works just fine. And if people were so damn in need of
> Photoshop and willing to pay for it then they better be emailing the CEO
> of Adobe with their CC numbers ready to purchase it because he's STILL
> under the impression that Linux users WILL NOT pay for software so until
> he thinks otherwise ..this isn't a Linux issue. It's a PHB asshole
> problem. ;)

Well, I don't fit into that catagory, but you already know that. I've
contacted them more than once, and made it clear that I and a LOT of others
WOULD buy it, IF it were available!

Fred

--
"The only secure Microsoft software is what's still
shrink-wrapped in their warehouse..." (Forno)


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