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Re: GNU/Linux taxed in Poland ?! (fwd)

On Tue 14 Nov 2000, Marek Habersack wrote:
> > 
> > fair enough. but you need to challenge their use of MS software
> > as a reference price. you can do that in at least two ways: a)
> > by establishing that gnu/linux is an entirely different type of

> Won't work. For them it's a Server Software for PC machines, and so is
> Windows NT. 

So use debian on sparc or alpha, try buying NT for that (NT used to be
available for alpha, but no more). Once they admit it's not comparable
to NT, then explain that the exact same software (albeit recompiled) is
used on your intel systems.

Paul Slootman
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