so what has this all got o do with top-posting?
On Friday 02 September 2005 00:18, Rick Moen wrote:
> Quoting Simon Kenyon (simon at koala.ie):
> > > > don't like microsoft.
> > >
> > > That's got nothing to do with using Linux.
> > people who like linux rarely like microsoft.
> > well, outside this list that is usually true.
>> Your implication that Linux holds appeal as a reaction against Microsoft
> Corporation, rather than as something desirable in itself, was tedious,
> insulting, and annoying.
for a lot of people that is exactly true
me, i've been using ms software since dos 3
i've been using unix a lot longer
and linux pretty much since the start
for me linux is an end in itself, not necessary a means
so i'm a sad bastard.
> Care to lose the grammar-school rhetoric and
> try again,
> or would you rather be ignored?
feel free to do so
Maintained by the ILUG website team. The aim of Linux.ie is to
support and help commercial and private users of Linux in Ireland. You can
display ILUG news in your own webpages, read backend
information to find out how. Networking services kindly provided by HEAnet, server kindly donated by
Dell. Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds,
used with permission. No penguins were harmed in the production or maintenance
of this highly praised website. Looking for the
Indian Linux Users' Group? Try here. If you've read all this and aren't a lawyer: you should be!