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    SubjectRe: [OFFTOPIC]: MS Porting Office to Linux?
    On Sun, 14 Mar 1999, Tim Smith wrote:

    > On Sun, 14 Mar 1999, Gregory Maxwell wrote:
    > > > > If Bill Gates did anything different his stockholders might fire him.
    > > > Good luck getting the votes, as he the the largest holder.
    > > AFIK he has just over 50%.
    > He has 19.8%. Paul Allen has 5.5%. Steve Ballmer has 4.7%.
    > --Tim Smith

    You are absolutely correct. As I said, he doen't even have controlling
    interest. Of course it is unlikely that he would be fired as Chairman,
    however stockholder's revolts have done this with other companies in
    the past...

    Dick Johnson
    Penguin : Linux version 2.2.3 on an i686 machine (400.59 BogoMips).
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