__/ [ Erik Funkenbusch ] on Sunday 21 May 2006 10:58 \__
> On Sun, 21 May 2006 10:50:28 +0100, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>> Intersting nugget of information from alt.www.webmaster:
>> __/ [ Gordon Hudson ] on Sunday 21 May 2006 10:21 \__
>>> Microsft pays hosts to move to Windows.
>>> Usually its very cheap or free licensing for a period plus paying part or
>>> all of their advertising budget, allowing them to make virtually 100%
>>> profit for several years.
>>> I have even heard of them paying the hardware bill for one host.
> So now unverifiable hearsay from newsgroups is "newsworthy"?
Shove your crap in a sack. As the attribution may showm, this comes from the
mouth of a large Web host who has no Linux incentives.
> Yes, it MUST be a slow news day.
Not at all. 7 items since midnight and it's only 11AM. If you think your
pathetic verbage is going to discourage someone, you have got it all wrong.
Oh, lookie! MSFT was down another 1.2% on Friday. *LOL*