Does Free Software Restore Dignity?
Jun 05, 2011, 13:06 (8 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"His laptop needed to be restored, and he had misplaced the
restore DVD. He tells me Sony requires $139 to send him a restore
DVD. He doesn't have a spare $139, and neither do his hard-working
parents. I didn't want this student to leave empty-handed, so I
said, "If you like, I'll install Linux on your laptop, and you can
get it working again that way."
"That's just fine with me," he replied quickly."