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Re: The Ubuntu Linux community speaks out - "boycott novell sucks"

Andrew Halliwell wrote:
> DFS wrote:
>> How do you like making a living with Windows?
> Making a living with windows? What on earth are you babbling 
> about now?!
> [from sig:]
> "Windows95 (noun): 32 bit extensions and a graphical shell for
> a 16 bit patch to an 8 bit operating system originally coded 
> for a 4 bit microprocessor, written by a 2 bit company, that 
> can't stand 1 bit of competition."

LOL!  and isn't it the truth!  :-)

Microsoft's $3 anti-Linux weapon
Apr. 19, 2007

In Beijing, Bill Gates announced this week that Microsoft's
"Unlimited Potential" initiative will now include offering a
software package, the Student Innovation Suite, to governments
and students in emerging countries across the world at a price of
just $3.

This suite, available in the second half of 2007, will include
Windows XP Starter Edition; Microsoft Office Home and Student
2007, Microsoft Math 3.0, Learning Essentials 2.0 for Microsoft
Office, and Windows Live Mail desktop. However, Microsoft has no
takers for its offering yet.

Officially, the goal is to help bring social and economic
opportunity through new products and programs to as many as
possible of the potential 5 billion people who do not yet use
Microsoft products.

What a lot of bull feces. The goal is to kill open source off at
its roots. Microsoft wants to make sure that young people in
developing countries get brainwashed into the Microsoft way of



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