All I said anywhere is quality, quality, quality, quality, quality. The betas are just out: Quality, quality. I get an e-mail from a customer who's says 'I'm worried about the following problem with the beta.' That's what betas are about. I say: 'don't worry. Quality, quality. We're just working on quality.'
And that continues on for another paragraph. It's hard to say the same word over and over but still have people listen, though truly we've all seen what can happen when a version of Windows is released too early (Windows 98 First Edition?). After that, he had some pretty harsh things to say about Linux adoption, even in the server market. He vehementily denies that Microsoft is losing market share to Linux, saying that they've gone down only a point and it wasn't due to Linux. He did say, however, that Microsoft is “well equipped” to come into the Linux market and “take some share”. It's clear from the rest of it that Ballmer wants to prevent Linux from expanding. Interesting interview, if a bit sketchy.