Subject: Re: Why Open Source Sucks for the Consumer
From: "Stephen J. Turnbull" <turnbull@sk.tsukuba.ac.jp>
Date: Wed, 30 Aug 2000 11:54:54 +0900 (JST)

>>>>> "Jean" == Jean Camp <Jean_Camp@harvard.edu> writes:

    Jean> Well I purchased a Dell box thinking that I could have the
    Jean> students do some analyses of costs so Imight advocate the
    Jean> adoption by the school

    Jean> You know, leadership and all that.

(emphasis added -- ed) and in a later message

    Jean> Dell is good for that reason -- people bought IBM because no
    Jean> one was ever fired for buying IBM.

Incredible.


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