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Sat Jan 28 22:12:55 UTC 2012
On 28/01/12 21:13, Liam Proven wrote:
> On 28 January 2012 19:10, Barry Drake<ubuntu-advertising at gmx.com> wrote:
>> On 28/01/12 17:31, Liam Proven wrote:
>>> There are boot floppy images for free download on:
>> Free download? �The guy seems to want me to pay $4 for any of his downloads.
>> �Could be worth it, but I'll stick with Clonezilla as it doesn't cost even
> I've been using the site for more than a decade& I've never paid.
> It's not like he owns the software; it's mostly Microsoft copyright. I
> just checked the site and I did not see any requests for payment or
> anything. I am thus puzzled.
They wanted $9.75 from me. The link from this sentence in the article:
"Please note that this download is no longer free, due to licensing
restrictions imposed upon us."
which explained how MS wanted their pound of flesh.
I too will be sticking to free tools. I find the Ubuntu server CDs ideal
for re-installing a broken Grub2 MBR with minimum hassle.
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