[mythtv-users] On the verge of giving up

Kevin Hulse jedi at mishnet.org
Mon Sep 24 03:06:59 UTC 2007

On Sun, Sep 23, 2007 at 03:33:44PM -0600, Brian Wood wrote:
> Kevin Hulse wrote:
> > 
> > 	When you've got clueless people clamoring to buy overpriced used
> > PC clones just so they can run DOS office software, you don't really have
> > to resort to dirty tricks. That's the really sad part. It's like Tony
> > Soprano going to whack some guy who's already about to throw himself in
> > front of a freight train.
> I'm not certain what you mean here. Older PCs that would nevertheless be
> considered "screamers" as far as DOS applications are concerned can be
> had VERY cheaply.

	When was the last time people bought MS-DOS based machines?

	This is how far back the current Microsoft hegemony goes back.


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