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Re: The third draft for F10 Solar CD/DVD sleeves



On Thu, 2008-10-16 at 16:32 +0300, Nicu Buculei wrote:
> Paul W. Frields wrote:
> > 
> > Am I completely wrong that "For Intel-compatible PCs" is better for the
> > users to whom we're handing these out?  If we were to make special
> > 64-bit covers, I'd suggest "For 64-bit PCs."  The number of 64-bit
> > machines is steadily growing in the USA but the people who typically ask
> > specifically for 64-bit don't need to be told what they have.  On the
> > other hand, the only way to accommodate people who *don't* know is to
> > give them the standard 32-bit version, and they don't need to know the
> > difference.
> 
> Well, probably the AMD fanboys are not that happy with spelling "Intel"...
> 
> Note: for the time being I run mostly Intel machines, but I still am an 
> AMD fanboy at heart and understand why spelling "Intel" *may* be better 
> for newbies (which newbies should be educated by someone).

Good point.  We can't really say just "PCs" either thanks to Apple's
switch to Intel CPUs.

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