[LAU] Linux Audio podcast. episode002

Chris Bannister cbannister at slingshot.co.nz
Sun Aug 18 07:04:52 UTC 2013

On Fri, Aug 16, 2013 at 04:36:20PM +0200, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> On Sat, 2013-08-17 at 02:08 +1200, Chris Bannister wrote:
> > Have you ever lost your work under Windows because you didn't save it
> > often?
> I'm not a Windows user. I'm not part of Microsoft's target group.
> Have you ever bought a printer from the supermarket, that didn't work
> with Linux? 

Our Supermarkets don't sell printers, so no.

> I know the answer, you didn't, but the target group for
> Microsoft would do so, because they have a completely different
> knowledge about computers and completely different needs regarding to
> computers than you and I have got.

So you're saying the "Microsoft's target group" are poor clueless
computer users?

I'm saying they BECOME poor clueless computer users BECAUSE of being a
user in the first place!

Have you ever bought a printer and tried to get it to work under
Windows without the original disk?

Have you ever tried to hunt for a driver for a piece of hardware that
was suposedly made for Windows?

The service/repair men must make a packet out of Windows users.

"If you're not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people
who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the 
oppressing." --- Malcolm X

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