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Subject: Re: UKNM: The End For NT? (Was AOL advertising)
From: jim smith
Date: Mon, 4 Jan 1999 17:29:12 GMT

At 17:14 04/01/99 +0000, you wrote:
>At 08:39 AM 1/4/99 -0800, you wrote:
>>---manouatpostmaster [dot] co [dot] uk wrote:
>>> Dee; reload win 95 or 98 and dump whatever you have currently running.
>>Reminds me of an old joke: I bought some software and it stated 'Use
>>Windows 95 or Better' - so I used a Mac instead. BOOM! BOOM!
>>Seriously, in the studio I work out of we have switched away from
>>Windows 95 as an OS for doing anything useful with. Graphics and the
>>like are still done on the Mac (which is reasonably stable now it's
>>running OS 8) and all our servers are now or very soon will be running
>>FreeBSD or Linux. Windows 95 still lingers on laptops but as soon as
>>it is practical, they will be replaced with some form of Unix such as
>ummm . . . don't you/didn't you work for IBM?
>do I sense a volte-face?

IBM has only just started migrating its everyday staff away from OS/2
*onto* Win95...but it's also working with RedHat on corporation-friendly
Linux, so it ain't really a volte-face.
jim smith 0961 319040
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