Image shamelessly pinched from John Carmichaels.
Fake Steve Jobs draws my attention to the continuing hilarity that is Microsoft's upgrade patches.
Owners of some AMD-based computers are finding that the move to Windows XP Service Pack 3 has sent their systems into an endless reboot cycle.
"While the root cause of this issue is complex, it results from OEMs improperly placing a Windows XP image created for an for Intel-based computer onto machines with non-Intel chipsets," Microsoft said in a statement. "Microsoft issued guidance to OEMs advising them to only load Windows XP images onto like hardware in 2004."
The reboot cycle glitch is the latest hiccup for Microsoft with the service pack update. The company had to delay the release of the XP update after discovering at the 11th hour an incompatibility with one of its own programs.
With that issue, customers running Microsoft's Dynamics Retail Management System could face data loss if they run that program in conjunction with SP3.
I would like to make a serious comment on this but I just can't.
Aaaaaaaaaaaaahahahahahahahahaha! Haha! Aaaaaaaaaahahahahahahahaha! Haha! Ha! Ha!
Right, I think that I'm OK now. I... oh no... Aaaaaaaaahahahahahaha!
Hahaha! Ha! Whooohoohoo, hahaha, haha!
Stop! Stop! I can't catch my breath...
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