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Re: [SLUG] Dunno if anyone has seen this yet..
- To: marty <marty@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Dunno if anyone has seen this yet..
- From: John Ferlito <johnf@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Aug 23 01:57:22 2000
- Cc: Anthony Rumble <smilie@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Tue, Aug 22, 2000 at 10:08:29PM +1000, marty wrote:
> > Unix 1 - NT Nil
> > Telstra evicts NT from Big Pond
> > Telstra is dumping Microsoft Windows NT as its server
> > platform for 1.2 million Big Pond and Telstra.com email users.
> > http://www.itnews.com.au/story.cfm?ID=3754
> funny how it took them that long to decide a big hunk of HP was better
> then a roomful of clustered NT boxes...
You'll find that the engineers have been pushing to move to a Unix based
solution for the past two years, but management kept knocking it back because it wasn't microsoft.
> you'd think that they would find out sooner rather then later what was
> "I can't buy what I want because it's free. Can't be what they want
> because I'm me." - Corduroy, Pearl Jam
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