[rescue] Re:G5 case
jrice54 at charter.net
Tue Jun 24 15:15:33 CDT 2003
I totally agree. My BeBox seems perfectly matched to what Be was
hinting at becoming. I just wish I didn't have spend so much tutoring
Wintel lusers to use my GeekPort more. I going to have to work late
again scrubbing an entire office clean of 15-20 Wintel viruses because
some doctor was a cheap-assed bastard and wouldn't renew his Norton
update subscription. The ass-hole was even too cheap to buy a firewall
router so his whole office became a dropbox for warez, porn and divx
files. Idiot! </soapbox>
>Look at what happened to NeXT.
> ...and Be, and countless others. "We have great hardware, mediocre
>software, and a steadily growing user base...hey, let's port our
>software to PCs!"
> Turn the page...dead company, and great hardware gets reduced to a
>historic curiosity, and the mediocre software gets forgotten about
>because it isn't a VB app that runs under Windows.
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