Wine legalities

Mike McCormack mike at
Tue Feb 1 21:50:26 CST 2005

Ira Krakow wrote:

> Certainly, they're within their rights to hang up if a
> Linux/Winword user calls the help desk.  But going
> after a company who legally pays for Winword licenses
> and runs Winword in Linux/Wine is another matter,
> bringing up the antitrust bogeyman again.

I'm sure Microsoft would be more than happy to charge you $400/hr (or 
whatever their support rate is) to solve your problems running Microsoft 
Office on Windows 2000, Wine/Linux, or even MS-DOS 3.1 if you want.

Just have your credit card details ready :)


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