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Re: [News] Microsoft Bashes Outlook 2007

On Sat, 27 May 2006 17:09:27 +0100, Roy Schestowitz wrote:

> I  suspect he uses Outlook 2000. His Webcasts suggest this. In any case, I
> binned  him. He RSS feed has something buggy, which causes my feeds reader
> to  crash (take 100% of the CPU capacity to be precise). This has happened
> 3-4  times already and has been rather disastrous as it affected other JRE
> applications (notably Firefox and Thunderbirds). Mind you, this RSS reader
> (RSSOwl)  has  not  crashed  since I started using it  in  2004.  When  it
> crashes,  items that I read in the sessions will remain marked as  unread,
> which is a /huge/ pain.

Oh, sure.  Blame him for your crappy software that can't accept a valid
feed without crashing.


"Warning This feed is valid, but may cause problems for some users."

The users it causes problems with are people with broken software, since
the feed is valid.

> Rather  sadly, I will have to admit that Pirillo uses WordPress (on a WAMP
> stack  I suspect). It must be some third-party plug-in that breaks things,
> if  not the W in WAMP. Basically, I was among the ones to help him migrate
> to  WordPress  and  some days ago he reported a  bug  (plug-in  supposedly
> incompatible with 2.0), but we told him it must be Windows. Works fine for
> everybody else anyway...

Actually, no.  He uses Wordpress on Linux.


Just more of your trying to blame Microsoft and Windows for your own

> So,  there  ya  go...  the  fine relief in 'mark  all  as  read'  or  even
> unsubscribe. When I did this to Scoble, this started a riot.
> http://scobleizer.wordpress.com/2006/03/04/better-mail-than-jail/

All it does is show how low you will stoop to advocate linux.  Lying and
deception is your stock in trade.

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