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Re: that other OS




On 11/16/18 6:31 PM, deloptes wrote:
James H. H. Lampert wrote:

Actually, I'd call WinDoze a DISservice.

(I don't allow WinDoze in my house.)

Be pragmatic. Even big crappy hammer can be useful someday, if you want to
smash something

OK, now it can be TOLD! Enough years have passed so it should be OK. Back in 1999 the worst kept secret among employees at RedHat was the knowledge that there was one hidden computer, buried in the basement under heaps of cardboard boxes, that ran Windows in order to manage the automatic CD writing and printing machine. It refused to work under Linux and the CD's had to be created. There ya go, useful work. Ric


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