Using Vista is a bad idea


  1.    28 Jan 2007 #1
    x1a4 Guest

    Using Vista is a bad idea


    Just some of the multitude and ever growing reasons not to use Vista.


    Government agency tells schools to shun Vista
    http://news.zdnet.co.uk/software/0,1...9285414,00.htm

    IBM will not use Windows Vista - but will move to Linux desktops
    http://www.neoseeker.com/news/story/5436/

    Long list of Vista bugs
    http://blogs.zdnet.com/Ou/?p=402

    Becta report slams Microsoft academic licensing, dismisses Vista
    http://www.businessreviewonline.com/...report_sl.html

    Vista is not an option
    http://www.theinquirer.net/default.aspx?article=36653


    For a whole lot more visit
    http://badvista.fsf.org/portal_facto...etRssID:list=2

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  2.    30 Jan 2007 #2
    Roscoe Guest

    Re: Using Vista is a bad idea


    So?

    "Ben Enfield" <benfield@u.washington.edu> wrote in message
    news:3637B9FB-BFD5-47DB-98CD-CBA1AB1D73C3@microsoft.com...
    > This IP address is located on Mountainview road in Lincoln, Ontario.
    >
    > Ben
    >
    > "x1a4" <nobody@nodomain> wrote in message
    > news:eFm$6y0QHHA.1000@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
    >> Just some of the multitude and ever growing reasons not to use Vista.
    >>
    >>
    >> Government agency tells schools to shun Vista
    >> http://news.zdnet.co.uk/software/0,1...9285414,00.htm
    >>
    >> IBM will not use Windows Vista - but will move to Linux desktops
    >> http://www.neoseeker.com/news/story/5436/
    >>
    >> Long list of Vista bugs
    >> http://blogs.zdnet.com/Ou/?p=402
    >>
    >> Becta report slams Microsoft academic licensing, dismisses Vista
    >> http://www.businessreviewonline.com/...report_sl.html
    >>
    >> Vista is not an option
    >> http://www.theinquirer.net/default.aspx?article=36653
    >>
    >>
    >> For a whole lot more visit
    >> http://badvista.fsf.org/portal_facto...etRssID:list=2
    >>

    >


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  3.    30 Jan 2007 #3
    Paul Adare Guest

    Re: Using Vista is a bad idea


    In article <3637B9FB-BFD5-47DB-98CD-CBA1AB1D73C3
    @microsoft.com>, in the
    microsoft.public.windows.vista.security news group, Ben
    Enfield <benfield@u.washington.edu> says...

    > This IP address is located on Mountainview road in Lincoln, Ontario.


    So? What's your point?

    >
    > Ben
    >
    > "x1a4" <nobody@nodomain> wrote in message
    > news:eFm$6y0QHHA.1000@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
    > > Just some of the multitude and ever growing reasons not to use Vista.
    > >
    > >
    > > Government agency tells schools to shun Vista
    > > http://news.zdnet.co.uk/software/0,1...9285414,00.htm
    > >
    > > IBM will not use Windows Vista - but will move to Linux desktops
    > > http://www.neoseeker.com/news/story/5436/
    > >
    > > Long list of Vista bugs
    > > http://blogs.zdnet.com/Ou/?p=402
    > >
    > > Becta report slams Microsoft academic licensing, dismisses Vista
    > > http://www.businessreviewonline.com/...report_sl.html
    > >
    > > Vista is not an option
    > > http://www.theinquirer.net/default.aspx?article=36653
    > >
    > >
    > > For a whole lot more visit
    > > http://badvista.fsf.org/portal_facto...etRssID:list=2
    > >

    >
    >


    --
    Paul Adare - MVP Virtual Machines
    Waiting for a bus is about as thrilling as fishing,
    with the similar tantalisation that something,
    sometime, somehow, will turn up. George Courtauld

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  4.    31 Jan 2007 #4
    Robert Firth Guest

    Re: Using Vista is a bad idea


    Seems he was trying to scare the fellow by using his 'psychic' powers.

    --
    /* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
    * Robert Firth *
    * Windows Vista x86 RTM *
    * http://www.WinVistaInfo.org *
    * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * */

    "Paul Adare" <padare@newsguy.com> a écrit dans le message de
    news:MPG.2028d8e0f9bcc7a298a3c9@msnews.microsoft.com...
    > In article <3637B9FB-BFD5-47DB-98CD-CBA1AB1D73C3
    > @microsoft.com>, in the
    > microsoft.public.windows.vista.security news group, Ben
    > Enfield <benfield@u.washington.edu> says...
    >
    >> This IP address is located on Mountainview road in Lincoln, Ontario.

    >
    > So? What's your point?
    >
    >>
    >> Ben
    >>
    >> "x1a4" <nobody@nodomain> wrote in message
    >> news:eFm$6y0QHHA.1000@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
    >> > Just some of the multitude and ever growing reasons not to use Vista.
    >> >
    >> >
    >> > Government agency tells schools to shun Vista
    >> > http://news.zdnet.co.uk/software/0,1...9285414,00.htm
    >> >
    >> > IBM will not use Windows Vista - but will move to Linux desktops
    >> > http://www.neoseeker.com/news/story/5436/
    >> >
    >> > Long list of Vista bugs
    >> > http://blogs.zdnet.com/Ou/?p=402
    >> >
    >> > Becta report slams Microsoft academic licensing, dismisses Vista
    >> > http://www.businessreviewonline.com/...report_sl.html
    >> >
    >> > Vista is not an option
    >> > http://www.theinquirer.net/default.aspx?article=36653
    >> >
    >> >
    >> > For a whole lot more visit
    >> > http://badvista.fsf.org/portal_facto...etRssID:list=2
    >> >

    >>
    >>

    >
    > --
    > Paul Adare - MVP Virtual Machines
    > Waiting for a bus is about as thrilling as fishing,
    > with the similar tantalisation that something,
    > sometime, somehow, will turn up. George Courtauld
    >


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  5.    31 Jan 2007 #5
    Ben Enfield Guest

    Re: Using Vista is a bad idea


    I have been paying attention to the newsgroups and this guy has been
    spamming all of them with the same post. It has gotten boring.

    Ben

    "Robert Firth" <webmaster@winvistainfo.org> wrote in message
    news:A5161971-B3BD-42B5-935C-51A79F4AA7C9@microsoft.com...
    > Seems he was trying to scare the fellow by using his 'psychic' powers.
    >
    > --
    > /* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
    > * Robert Firth *
    > * Windows Vista x86 RTM *
    > * http://www.WinVistaInfo.org *
    > * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * */
    >
    > "Paul Adare" <padare@newsguy.com> a écrit dans le message de
    > news:MPG.2028d8e0f9bcc7a298a3c9@msnews.microsoft.com...
    >> In article <3637B9FB-BFD5-47DB-98CD-CBA1AB1D73C3
    >> @microsoft.com>, in the
    >> microsoft.public.windows.vista.security news group, Ben
    >> Enfield <benfield@u.washington.edu> says...
    >>
    >>> This IP address is located on Mountainview road in Lincoln, Ontario.

    >>
    >> So? What's your point?
    >>
    >>>
    >>> Ben
    >>>
    >>> "x1a4" <nobody@nodomain> wrote in message
    >>> news:eFm$6y0QHHA.1000@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
    >>> > Just some of the multitude and ever growing reasons not to use Vista.
    >>> >
    >>> >
    >>> > Government agency tells schools to shun Vista
    >>> > http://news.zdnet.co.uk/software/0,1...9285414,00.htm
    >>> >
    >>> > IBM will not use Windows Vista - but will move to Linux desktops
    >>> > http://www.neoseeker.com/news/story/5436/
    >>> >
    >>> > Long list of Vista bugs
    >>> > http://blogs.zdnet.com/Ou/?p=402
    >>> >
    >>> > Becta report slams Microsoft academic licensing, dismisses Vista
    >>> > http://www.businessreviewonline.com/...report_sl.html
    >>> >
    >>> > Vista is not an option
    >>> > http://www.theinquirer.net/default.aspx?article=36653
    >>> >
    >>> >
    >>> > For a whole lot more visit
    >>> > http://badvista.fsf.org/portal_facto...etRssID:list=2
    >>> >
    >>>
    >>>

    >>
    >> --
    >> Paul Adare - MVP Virtual Machines
    >> Waiting for a bus is about as thrilling as fishing,
    >> with the similar tantalisation that something,
    >> sometime, somehow, will turn up. George Courtauld
    >>

    >


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