UNISYS and Linux

Story: Unisys gives Linux a second tryTotal Replies: 3
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Void_Main

Aug 02, 2004
11:45 AM
Doesn't seem that long ago that UNISYS and Microsoft were all partnered up on this anti-Linux campain. I can't for the life of me remember that web site they had put up. Does anyone remember? There was also a spoof site set up immediately after it went up. I recall an image of a big empty room with a Window (MS Window). Oh well, the spoof site was great. I'm sure it will come to me eventually.
dave

Aug 02, 2004
11:50 AM
Right here:

[HYPERLINK@www.wehavethewayout.com]

and the site still exists.

Dave
Void_Main

Aug 02, 2004
11:59 AM
That was quick! :) I can't seem to find the spoof site now. I thought it was [HYPERLINK@www.weHADthewayout.com] but there doesn't seem to be anything there.

EDIT: Actually from a search it appears to have been [HYPERLINK@www.wehavethewayin.com] but that site appears to be different than what it once was.

This message was edited Aug 2, 2004 12:02 PM
dave

Aug 02, 2004
12:05 PM
My memory is poor here, but I think the second URL you posted was indeed the original site for the spoof. It does ring a bell.

archive.org didn't have any data on it, except to confirm that it was launched around the same time as the unisys antiLinux site.

Dave

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