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Re: [edlug] Micro$oft Tax

Michael Maclean wrote:
> Hi,
> Robert Mclay wrote:
>>  Any suggestions...?
> Apparently, if you phone Dell, they will allow you to buy at least some
> laptops without Windows on them. I know there is that fuss at the moment
> about their "ideas" site or whatever it is called, but I'm sure someone
> from the GNOME project managed it recently.

Ask for an 'n' series laptop; it'll come without a Windows sticker, with
an 'n-series' sticker, an unpartitioned hard disk and freedos install disks.

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