airlied at csn.ul.ie
Tue Feb 27 11:05:13 GMT 2001
> Granted, but Microsoft never charged for IE (IE 1.0 came with the original
> Win95 release, I've only see IE 2.0 once and that I think came from the
hehe.. installed NT4.0 .. and click on IE ... *shudder*..
> Windows 95 Plus pack). Realistically it was IE 3.0 that was the first
> decent Microsoft Browser, and part of the reason it was so popular was a)
> it was free (in the sense of beer) which Netscape 3.0 was not and b) it was
> at least as good as Netscape 3.0 and c) Microsoft's marketing department
> are evil.
David Airlie, Software Engineer
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