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Re: [SLUG] OT - Copy of Solaris 8 wanted
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] OT - Copy of Solaris 8 wanted
- From: <torqumada@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue May 29 10:55:02 2001
- Cc: SLUG <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, 29 May 2001, John Zantey wrote:
downloaded 3 of the solaris iso's this morning and burnt 2 cd's so
far, the files seem fine to me.
> I tried to contact Sun about obtaining a free copy of Solaris 8.... and I
> grovelled about moving from M$ to Solaris, but am still waiting for a darn
> Well, if suppose I gotta keep chasing them ay...
> Good luck getting anywhere, if you do succeed, can you let me know too, 'coz
> I'd like to 'play' with Solaris too.
> - John Z.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Dave Fitch <davidf@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2001 9:55 AM
> Subject: Re: [SLUG] OT - Copy of Solaris 8 wanted
> On Mon, May 28, 2001 at 10:27:53PM +1000, Jon Biddell wrote:
> > If anyone has a copy that they'd be willing to loan me to burn, or would
> like to do same for me, I'd greatly appreciate it (CDs will be supplied, as
> well as a bottle of your favorite "poison"...:-))
> [BTW your email address was set to firstname.lastname@example.org]
> I don't have the x86 version I'm afraid, only sparc, but as
> it's for your work you should be able to contact your local Sun
> reseller and do one of the following:
> a) buy a copy
> b) get a copy of the free version
> If you mumble stuff about moving to Solaris (especially from M$)
> they should be able to give you a copy. For a reseller, try
> Frontline (www.fit.com.au).
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