[ubuntu-za] Windows Tax Refund was Re: Are there any problems running Ubuntu on a Intel Quad ?

Lee Sharp leesharp at hal-pc.org
Wed Feb 17 14:48:13 GMT 2010


Nic Roets wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 17, 2010 at 8:36 AM, Hannes Coetzee

>> Out of the 6 Linux PC's we sold last month only one is still running
>> Linux (Samba server). I think the only reason it's not been installed
>> with Windows is the fact that there's no mouse, keyboard or monitor on
>> it so people don't see the OS.

> "It's easier for our software to compete with Linux when there's piracy than
> when there's not" -- Bill Gates
> 
> So if you know piracy is likely and you want to do you good deed for
> the day, slip in a CD with the Windows version of OO, Firefox, Gimp
> etc.

Like this one. http://www.theopendisc.com/  It is a descendant from the 
old Open CS, which used to be supported by Canonical.

			Lee



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