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    SubjectRe: [OFFTOPIC]: MS Porting Office to Linux?
    Followup to:  <>
    By author: Arvind Sankar <>
    In newsgroup:
    > This isn't windows, its linux. We move to better things even if it breaks
    > things that _don't_ depend on undocumented features.

    Uh, yeah, although we should avoid doing that whenever possible.
    However, unlike Windows we *do* use that one exception :)

    "The user's computer downloads the ActiveX code and simulates a 'Blue
    Screen' crash, a generally benign event most users are familiar with
    and that would not necessarily arouse suspicions."
    -- Security exploit description on

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