Re: Can Microsoft be trusted?
Date: Sun, 9 Oct 2005 18:49:59 -0400
Nicely put Alun.
William Stacey [MVP]
"Alun Jones" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> "Imhotep" <Imhotep@nospam.net> wrote in message
>> Richard Urban wrote:
>>> They certainly CAN pick the format that they want to implement in their
>>> operating system!
>> Since most hardware vendors write their own drivers why should MS, or any
>> software company, care? In fact, they should support them all, well
>> there are other motives involved...and you are Microsoft...
> You seem to be a little self-contradictory here.
> "Since most hardware vendors write their own drivers," surely it's
> immaterial to you what MS supports or does not support, or recommends or
> does not recommend?
> How, indeed, can Microsoft support or not support any of these, if they
> are not responsible for writing the drivers?
> Do you have a point, or are you simply trying to find or construct 'facts'
> that support your opinion of Microsoft?
> Rational discourse consists of finding facts and constructing an opinion,
> not the other way around.
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