Allegedly, on or about 28 June 2017, fred roller sent:
a ways back a Microsoft official said (paraphrasing 'cause I
find the reference) that they didn't mind Office, OS and the like
being loaded illegally. Eventually the user will have to purchase the
software as they become more dependent on it.
Drug pusher tactics...
But it's right, the more a person uses the software, the more they paint
themselves into the corner to continue using it. Best to start off with
something that isn't onerous.
[tim@localhost ~]$ uname -rsvp
Linux 3.9.10-100.fc17.x86_64 #1 SMP Sun Jul 14 01:31:27 UTC 2013 x86_64
(always current details of the computer that I'm writing this email on)
Boilerplate: All mail to my mailbox is automatically deleted, there is
no point trying to privately email me, I only get to see the messages
posted to the mailing list.
This email tagline has been Australianised. Bloody oath...