[ubuntu-uk] Click downloaded Ubuntu

Harry Rickards hrickards at l33tmyst.com
Mon May 4 12:07:01 BST 2009

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James Milligan wrote:
> Just to piggy back onto this, has anyone got a product key they aren't  
> going to use? I work in an IT shop so it would be good to have some  
> practice on it (Windows 7)
> Also, I think it's a bit unfair to slow the servers down just because  
> you can. It's a free world, let people choose what software they want  
> to use!
> James Milligan
> On 4 May 2009, at 11:55, Harry Rickards <hrickards at l33tmyst.com> wrote:
> Rob Beard wrote:
>>>> Michael Douglas wrote:
>>>>> You're certainly better off than trying to get the Windows 7 Beta,  
>>>>> or in
>>>>> 2 days, the RC. It took MSFT about 10hours just to make the thing
>>>>> available!!!
>>>>> -- Mehall
>>>> I had an e-mail from Microsoft today, they're making Windows 7 RC
>>>> available to the 'little people' (i.e. non Technet/MSDN subscribers)
>>>> tomorrow although I like what it said in the e-mail about it being
>>>> available until 30th June 2009 and there are no limits on product  
>>>> keys
>>>> or downloads, it then goes on to say...
>>>> * /"So you dont need rush to make sure you get your copy. When yo 
>>>> ure
>>>> ready to download the RC, itll be waiting for you./*"
>>>> I guess they're trying to get potential downloaders to hang fire  
>>>> until
>>>> they really want it, but I still wouldn't be surprised if they get a
>>>> whole load of downloads in the first couple of days.
>>>> Having just reinstalled my laptop with Vista x64 and Ubuntu 9.04 dual
>>>> booting I'll hang fire I think.
>>>> Rob
> I might download the RC a few times on my VPS in America that's got
> roughly 10 meg/sec connection, just to slow their servers down. I'd
> never willing use a Microsoft product in a million years.

I've got a product key you can use, it works with the beta, so should
work with the RC. It's never been used, I just got it because I did
consider downloading the beta, until I saw the size. Contact me off list
if you want it.

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Harry Rickards (a.k.a l33tmyst)

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