Verily I say unto thee, that Andrew Halliwell spake thusly:
> Homer <usenet@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> The fist ever car, or the first ever toaster, or frankly the first
>> ever *anything* might be said to be worthy of such fawning, but ...
>> *Vista*? That huge; bloated; maggot-infested; putrid turd of an OS
>> is "one of the world's biggest products" ... amazingly, before it's
>> even been launched?
> Um, homer... How much disk space does a full (with every bell and
> whistle) vista install take up?
Enough to make it impossible to install on a Netbook, apparently, hence
the resurrection of the Vole's archaeological fossil OS - XP.
> It might not be QUiTE the biggest, but it is VERY bloaty. :)
It's a fat bloated pig with an apple stuck up it's arse, but in terms of
its technical merit - science has yet to develop the technology capable
of observing such infinitesimally small phenomena.
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| the most practical one. That point of view lasted for maybe two
| weeks after initial exposure to Lisp." ~ Constantine Vetoshev
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