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[ale] M$ refund
Paul Cartwright wrote:
> As Niv Lilian reports at Ynet News, Haifa's Zvi Devir just preferred to run
> Linux rather than the pre-installed Windows on his newly bought Dell
> computer, and didn't want to pay for the unwanted Windows system. Now Devir
> has prevailed, after a fight in Israeli small-claims court, to become the
> first Israeli to obtain a Windows refund (also in Hebrew), winning the $137
> that Windows added to the cost of his machine and escaping the nondisclosure
> agreement that Dell had wanted him to abide by as a condition. Perhaps others
> will follow his lead.
Good for him. In the US we have an even better option: buy one with
linux to begin with.