Power PC and NT

From: Ward Donald Griffiths III <gram_at_cnct.com>
Date: Tue May 19 21:51:26 1998

Bill/Carolyn Pechter wrote:

> Realistically, Microsoft want you to run their stuff with someone else
> providing the support and services needed to aid the user.
> There's a trade off in supporting Microsoft NT if you've got less than a
> high volume business in NT boxes. DEC seems to have enough in Alpha
> to keep supporting it at the Desktop and Enterprize levels...
> (or as some people feel -- they sold their soul to MS)

Not completely, at least until ComPuke takes over -- after all, with
their own Unix port to sell they allowed the use of company (facilities,
equipment, personnel) to aid the Alpha Linux port. After the ComPuke
takeover, I suspect that a lot of good people will be found to be
"redundant" if they're the least bit out of the new sync.
Ward Griffiths
They say that politics makes strange bedfellows.
Of course, the main reason they cuddle up is to screw somebody else.
				Michael Flynn, _Rogue Star_
Received on Tue May 19 1998 - 21:51:26 BST

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