Re installing XP on Sony
pete at dunnington.u-net.com
Fri Mar 4 15:01:35 CST 2005
On Mar 4 2005, 10:56, Dwight K. Elvey wrote:
> I think many don't realize the damage that can happen
> when the group becomes a "Please fix my PC" group.
> I watched this happen to a news group that had too many
> people that tolerated such off topic post. From Jim's own
> words, he thought that this was a general computer
> group. It is not.
[ snip ]
FWIW, I'm in complete agreement with Dwight, and well remember the
newsgroup he means, having used it from 1994 until its eventual demise.
Actually, it's still there - but has become an alt.fix.my.pc group.
Pete Peter Turnbull
University of York
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