Subject: Re: For Approval: Microsoft Permissive License
From: Rick Moen <>
Date: Fri, 17 Aug 2007 10:16:07 -0700

Quoting Chris DiBona (

> And by Personally, I mean "negative", and I'd assert that windows
> refund day was a pretty positive thing :-)

Not bad, for damage control, IIRC.  ;->
(Skip to "Let's come to the Windows refund day in February 1999.")

I especially enjoyed that bit about them locking out the elevators, and
hiding from their customers.

Cheers,        English is essentially what happens when you can't decide whether
Rick Moen      the Greeks or the Romans had the better civilization, so you ask    everybody they ever beat up on to sort it out.
                       -- John M. Ford,