[RC5] Win32: feature creep

Mishari Muqbil mishari at thepentagon.com
Sun Nov 23 11:51:12 EST 1997


David McNett wrote:

> Thanks for using NetForward!
> http://www.netforward.com
> v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v^v
>
> 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.
>
> -/\/
>
>

  499.99 nuggy. Not even 500! Actually, Try using Pico. kicks Word anytime
;-)

I'm trying desperately to install staroffice in my debian and failing.
Anyone interested in helping or has gotten it to work... PLEASE email ME
at mishari at thepentagon.com



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