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____/ Chris Ahlstrom on Saturday 07 Nov 2009 16:20 : \____
> High Plains Thumper pulled this Usenet boner:
>> The full blown W7 Pro is $283 US.
>> At that price, I am better off upgrading my hardware (which I would have
>> had to do anyway, the 2.95 GHz Intel Celeron with 256 MB Radeon video
>> and 1 GB RAM is not good enough), install Ubuntu, purchase a commercial
>> Linux to Windows emulator (about $60 US), and screw Microsoft forever
>> from then on.
> Make your workplace pay for your Windows. That's what I do.
> (Though I did pay the Vista tax on the recent laptop purchase :-( )
A friend of mine convinced his boss to put Ubuntu on PCs :-)
I smell change. :-)
I also smell FUD against Ubuntu. Makes sense.... it's all correlated.
~~ Best of wishes
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