User paid to uninstall Windows XP
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Fri Nov 17 18:41:56 GMT 2006
> On 16/11/06, Scott <geekboy at angrykeyboarder.com> wrote:
>> He needs to get out more.
> considering the guy comes from Sheffield in the UK, why are are those
> links to U.S. sites with prices in dollars? 2 of them do seem to do
> international shipping, one charges an additional fee, depending on
> weight, the other requires you to email them for a quote.
Considering Scott comes (presumably) from the US, that's just what's easier
> Get out more?????? Just because he doesn't live in the U.S. you
> suggest he should go there for a laptop? I thought it would be obvious
> he was from the U.K. it was on the BBC's webpage and has a .uk tld,
Still, he made a blanket statement. I think it's probably actually
correct - no laptop _maker_ ships a laptop with Linux preinstalled - but
laptops with Linux on are easy enough to buy.
> Laptops are not cheap,
Point of view, I guess...
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