__/ [Linønut] on Saturday 15 October 2005 15:57 \__
> After takin' a swig o' grog, Roy Schestowitz belched out this bit o'
>> I wonder if there is evidence to suggest that some of the wintrolls in
>> this group are directly or indirectly funded by Microshaft and/or its
>> allies. I am rather new to this newsgroup, so I continue to look for
>> subtle clues.
> I'm sure that, if this happened, MS would cover the audit trail
> pretty well.
> However, if you can get ahold of some MS Word docs, you might find clues
> in the change-tracking info.
Yes, there were some stories where people got caught red-handed due to some
opaque (if not invisible at the exterior level) author/ownership bits of
data in Office files, Word in particular. Apparently it does not bother too
many users that their software is doing questionable stuff including 'calls
back to base'.
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