[clug-talk] Microsoft to Sue linux users

Niels Voll nvoll at voho.com
Mon Nov 29 21:11:01 PST 2004


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I have no idea how this nonsense made it to the list; 

and something else is weird - this message was supposedly posted on the 
18th, and it showed up now (on the 29th). 

Was this maybe waiting in a moderation queue and someone actually 
released it?  



Tom McLaughlin wrote:

>Hey, don't blame the guy, laws of the jungle, the strongest survives.  While
>it sounds uncaring, it's just a fact of life.
>
>As the old salesman saying goes, "I went broke giving out samples..."
>
>Nothing in this world is free, and while Linux is "free" I suspect once it
>starts becoming a "job" to maintain the patches, updates, and viruses that
>attack the program, eventually it will loose luster.
>
>Plus companies making a living on it will have to abandon it.  Like you said
>yourself, Linux isn't the best program out there.
>
>Yes FUD is playing big, but then again the Liberals are still in power for
>the same reason.
>
>Why?  That tactic works.
>
>Sad, but true, and unless the Linux community becomes an entity rather than
>a faceless vast summation of geeks in basements living on Jolt cola...
>
>Cheers
>tom
>
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