[RC5] Win32: feature creep

Christopher C. Petro petro at playboy.com
Mon Nov 24 16:40:00 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.

	Staroffice, or Applixware.


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