[RC5] Win32: feature creep

David McNett nugget at slacker.com
Sat Nov 22 22:24:46 EST 1997


Tom Marshall was heard saying:
>Word is platform-independent?  I don't think so!  We're not all
running
>M$ software.  M$ just released their *first attempt* at a Unix browser
>and it only runs on one platform.  The one-and-only reason that they
did
>this was to (try to) counter Netscape's reign as the dominant
>cross-platform browser.  "New! Office97 for Linux!  Only $499.99
+S/H!" 
>Eeewww!  Gag me with a CD!

Not to futher fan the flames, but...

I'd gladly pay $500 for MSOffice for Linux.  The only reason I'm not
running Linux as my desktop right now is that I need Office to do my
job.

-/\/

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