After takin' a swig o' grog, Roy Schestowitz belched out
this bit o' wisdom:
> Ex-Microsoftie: Free Software Will Kill Redmond
> ,----[ Quote ]
>| Bill Gates probably will not sing the praises of Keith Curtis, a programmer
>| with Microsoft for 11 years who's now left the fold and written a book about
>| why the Redmond way will fail. Oh yeah, Curtis is not afraid to speak his
>| mind as a Linux guru, either.
Curtis did programming work on Windows, Office and research at Microsoft
and never actually used Linux, he says, until he quit his job in late
2004. The ensuing years have made him a Linux fanatic, and he is
convinced that free, open-source software is technically superior.
I, too, was once exclusively Windows. No more. I echo that last quoted
Many changes of mind and mood; do not hesitate too long.