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Re: [SLUG] interesting rumour, IE on linux
- To: Nelson <nelson.nikolic@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] interesting rumour, IE on linux
- From: Carlo Nizeti <carlo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri Aug 18 23:30:04 2000
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They had a Unix Version a few years back, didn't work but hey you get that.
But Microsoft would not open up internet explorer, it took Netscape
programmers ages before they released mozilla and they where going for 0
bugs. Microsoft are motivated by money, thus as you say what would they
Would linux distributions ever ship with something that was not open
Experience is not what happens to you. It is what you do with what happens
> From: "Nelson" <nelson.nikolic@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Sat, 19 Aug 2000 00:51:53 +1000
> To: <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Subject: RE: [SLUG] interesting rumour, IE on linux
>> looks like IE and media player are going to be (being?) ported.
> ok, this is interesting to me from a different perspective. MS seem to
> revolve around the dollar, so why are they doing this? is it going to be
> freeware? open source? or a commercial app?
> i would certainly use it if it were to be free.
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