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RE: How much longer..
From: variable () ednet co uk
Date: Thu, 14 Aug 2003 14:17:08 +0100 (BST)
On Thu, 14 Aug 2003, St. Clair, James wrote:
Cars did not become more popular because owners had to learn how to swap
The good ole "computers as cars" metaphor. In the UK:
1) In order to drive a car, you have to have a license.
2) In order to have the car on the road, you have to have it taxed and
have a qualified mechanic certify it for basic road worthiness.
Neither of these rules currently apply to computers. Maybe they should.
- A new version on the loose..., (continued)