[rescue] Re: W: solaris for sparcbook 1

Michael Horton Michael.Horton at acntv.com
Wed Nov 3 08:40:24 CST 2004

you could probably broker the sparcbooks.

iso 900x is the ticket required to play in europe.
without it, you can't sell in the european community.

-----Original Message-----
From: rescue-bounces at sunhelp.org [mailto:rescue-bounces at sunhelp.org] On
Behalf Of Jonathan C. Patschke
Sent: Wednesday, November 03, 2004 5:23 AM
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Subject: Re: [rescue] Re: W: solaris for sparcbook 1

On Tue, 2 Nov 2004, Jones, Andrew I wrote:

> Also, talking to a Tadpole sales guy, they said they just had rooms
> and rooms full of traded-in 32-bit SparcBooks, but they didn't dare
> sell them on ebay because ISO 9000 certification or something requires

> them to offer support on all their products. :(

ISO 9000: Yet another way to make an efficiently-run company grind to a
halt under paperwork and "policy doesn't let us make sensibe decision"
crapola, while making a buttload of money for ISO 9000 "consultants".
And, in this particular case, it'll probably result in a lot of really
nifty kit getting tossed out or scrapped.

That's "progress" for you!

Jonathan Patschke ) "I've built my whole system with
Elgin, TX        (   cause it was recomended...as I don't care if a
USA               )  crashes, not interested in finding out why."
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