Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back > Forums > Non-*NIX Forums > General
User Name
General This forum is for non-technical general discussion which can include both Linux and non-Linux topics. Have fun!


Closed Thread
  Search this Thread
Old 08-26-2004, 04:20 PM   #1
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: england
Distribution: slackware
Posts: 164

Rep: Reputation: 30
Microsoft's Linux ad 'misleading'

Microsoft has been reprimanded over misleading advertising by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA).

The UK watchdog upheld complaints about a magazine advert which claimed that the open-source operating system Linux was more expensive than Windows.
Old 08-26-2004, 04:56 PM   #2
Registered: Nov 2002
Location: Kent, England
Distribution: Debian Testing
Posts: 19,192
Blog Entries: 4

Rep: Reputation: 474Reputation: 474Reputation: 474Reputation: 474Reputation: 474
Moved: This thread is more suitable in General and has been moved accordingly to help your thread/question get the exposure it deserves.
Old 08-26-2004, 05:01 PM   #3
Registered: Feb 2002
Location: Grenoble
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 9,681

Rep: Reputation: 218Reputation: 218Reputation: 218
Closed. There's already such a thread:

Closed Thread

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Linux Security Claims Misleading says Bill Gates: penguinlnx General 10 04-05-2005 03:57 AM
Microsoft's running linux again.... halo14 General 11 11-18-2004 05:20 AM
Interview with Martin Taylor, Microsoft's Linux expert ernesto_cgf Linux - News 9 11-02-2004 05:09 PM
"Microsoft's Linux ad 'misleading'." cck23 General 11 08-30-2004 02:35 AM
ftp is not connecting. some one misleading? phpsharma Linux - Newbie 5 08-02-2004 05:54 PM > Forums > Non-*NIX Forums > General

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:42 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration