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Re: [LUG] Microsoft Windows Vista Unique Selling Point
On 29/01/07, Neil Williams <linux@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On Mon, 29 Jan 2007 03:21:58 +0000
"Richard Brown" <rich@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> And since I generally use Mac, I totally approve!
Heh. On uncyclopedia they make a big deal of Vista's anti-spyware capabilities - i.e. that Vista simply broadcasts all your personal information to "selected" affiliates and so saving your machine the expense of running spyware. It also "lets M$ spam and pwn you first." :)
Remember: OSX is proprietary - just because it has extensions that
allow free software to be installed, does not remove the stain of
proprietary code. Besides, Debian runs free software on a Mac faster
than OS X and takes up less than 50% of the disk space required for OS X
to run the same code.
As we all know, Debian is extremely pretty, fast to load (thanks to its non-outdated boot system, good old sysvinit) and easy to use. It also sports a ton of excellent desktop features that OS X lags behind in, such as the GNULife suite (Audacity, F-Spot, Banshee, mkisofs and Jahshakah) providing intuitive, powerful media handling; and don't forget the superb collection of beautiful templates included in the ever-pretty
Or have I got a bit confused here?
Please, for once just enjoy the joke without shoehorning the FSF agenda anywhere it can fit. :)
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