[ubuntu-za] Are there any problems running Ubuntu on a Intel Quad ?

David Robert Lewis (ethnopunk) ethnopunk at telkomsa.net
Thu Feb 11 10:03:54 GMT 2010



Helge Reikeras wrote:
> On Thu, 11 Feb 2010 11:37:06 +0200, Andre Rossouw <andre at arnet.co.za>  
> wrote:
>
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>> On Thu, 2010-02-11 at 10:33 +0200, David Robert Lewis (ethnopunk) wrote:
>>     
>>> Best part about buying a new PC is when the guy asks you. So do you
>>> want
>>> Windows Vista or Windows 7 and you tell him what you are about to do
>>> and
>>> he gives you this weird look, like your'e from outer space or
>>> something.
>>> I also get a lot of pleasure erasing brand new Microsoft
>>> installations
>>> and then turning on compiz and having people's jaws drop in amazement.
>>>       
>> It is satisfying... I hope that when that new machine is switched on for
>> the first time you disagree to the license and get your money back...
>>
>>     
>
> Can one actually do this?
>
>   
>> Letting the stats reflect bloated sales figures for Windows 7 (when
>> we've actually just bought the machine and trashed the pre-install)
>> isn't cool for me.
>>
>>
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>   
The Window's Tax.



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