Well put Walt. You're spot on
The more I hear from this bloke the more I'm growing to like him. He seems eminently commercially sensible, has balls and doesn't appear to brook fools.
"erstwhile software giant "?
Really Paul, that's a bit tough. You're really starting to sound like a bitter jilted mistress rather than a chap who relies on Microsoft for his bread and...
It'd be nice if we could get it in Australia too. Apparently even though we are allowed to pay seriously inflated prices for software, MSDN etc while we overlook the blatant tax avoidance...
That's nicely cogent, it clarifies several points for me.