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Re: that other OS




On 2018-11-16 17:29, Brian wrote:
On Fri 16 Nov 2018 at 12:01:39 -0500, Doug wrote:


On 11/16/2018 11:32 AM, mick crane wrote:
>
> I use windows I'm not ashamed to say that.
> I noticed tho that there is a new message
> "Windows is a service..."
> This is that thing where they want people to pay a monthly fee to use
> the OS, like adobe apparently did with their photo suite.
> Just saying, prepare for stampede of ex windows users.
>
Are they going to send an "upgrade" that will stop Windows from working if
you don't subscribe?

The original post gave no reliable references; it looks like speculation.
You are now speculating on the speculation.

I almost never use Windows, altho the text reader program that I have used
for years on Windows is far superior to anything available for Linux.

Didn't take long to take an off-topic post even further off-topic and for
a reply to swallow the bait.

you will have seen this beautiful letter
Open_Letter_to_Hobbyists#
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_Letter_to_Hobbyists#/media/File:Bill_Gates_Letter_to_Hobbyists.jpg
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