folowup to the ms licensing thingie

Aaron.Skolnik@USPTO.GOV Aaron.Skolnik at USPTO.GOV
Wed Aug 14 11:49:01 CDT 2002

An interesting quote from the article...

"N-series PCs will cost the same as PCs that ship with Windows, a Dell
representative said."
I don't get it. So Dell is going to jack up the price of the box to cover
the difference?

Aaron Skolnik

-----Original Message-----
From: KZander at [mailto:KZander at] 
Sent: Wednesday, August 14, 2002 11:52 AM
To: linux-poweredge at
Subject: Re: folowup to the ms licensing thingie

Here is a link to the story....


At 04:14 PM 8/14/2002 +0200, you wrote:
>Hehe, I like Dell!
>MS tells them they can't sell a system without an OS. So what do they 
>do? Give you an option to get it with FreeDOS. ROTFL!!!
>Thank you Dell!
>Kind Regards,
>Frank Louwers
>Openminds bvba      
>Tweebruggenstraat 16  -  9000 Gent  -  Belgium

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