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Re: [News] Dell Advertises GNU/Linux, Microsoft Gets Annoyed

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____/ Chris Ahlstrom on Tuesday 18 November 2008 20:18 : \____

> After takin' a swig o' grog, Roy Schestowitz belched out
>   this bit o' wisdom:
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>> Dell?s Linux Ads: Microsoft?s Nightmare Before Christmas?
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>>| The VAR Guy hears Microsoft "has gone postal" over the Linux notebook
>>| ads.
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> Maybe Ballmer will bust a blood vessel.
> Interesting comment:
>    rob enderle Says:
>    November 17th, 2008 at 12:22 pm
>    >cases it still unfortunately looks quite amateurish >(especially the
>    >GUI, i.e. totem).
>    Im a KDE and XFCE user and must say I have to agreed with this.
>    My sister bought one and while the wifi is a thing of beauty now, the
>    audio video components are just horrible to work with.
>    I ditched the wonky and ugly Totem and Rhythmbox for VLC and Amarok and
>    the useless Pidgin for Kopete because Kopete has joined the 21st century
>    and you can use video with it.
>    The default fonts are limiting as is the Gnome lack of flexibility but
>    when it comes to it, she can IM, browse/email and write letters in .doc
>    as well as watch and listen to her shows on the usb key.
> The FUD may be the same, but I doubt that is /the/ Rob Enderle.

It could always be his evil cousin Roe Benderle or Ron Spinderella.

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