[rescue] Another fine business decision for us axp-lovers
Joshua D. Boyd
rescue at sunhelp.org
Mon Jun 25 12:20:43 CDT 2001
Oddly enough, I think that most PC software from when PCs were new can
still be run, even on modern systems like linux. Not a 30-40 year
tradition like IBM, but still decent. I don't think there is any chance
of running 20 year old Sun software on a modern sun.
On Mon, 25 Jun 2001, James Fogg wrote:
> Whenever a company says "The bottom line is: we are creating great customer
> value", I run and hide (this is a quote from their website). Real customer
> value is when you can write software once and just update the hardware (like
> the IBM mainframe aproach).
> On Mon, 25 Jun 2001, THOU SPAKE:
> > On Mon, Jun 25, 2001 at 11:06:03AM -0400, Larry Snyder wrote:
> > > http://www.compaq.com/hps/ipf-enterprise/index.html
> > "Read what our customers are saying"
> > Heh. I *know* what the customers are saying.
> > "Oh FUCK! Shouldnt have just bought that new Alpha system..."
> > 8-)
> > Bill
> > --
> > Bill Bradford
> > mrbill at mrbill.net
> > Austin, TX
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