• Subject: Re: CNN / InfoWorld article on Linux vs. NT (with some AS/400 ref eren ces)
  • From: DAsmussen@xxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 26 Mar 1999 00:15:57 EST

Roger, Roger, Roger,

In a message dated 99-03-25 17:09:54 EST, you write:

> >Furthermore, since source code is available, anyone can debug and fix any
>  problems, resulting in code of
>  >exceptionally high quality.  I'd say this is very good!
>  Hey, hey, hey, maybe a similar approach could ease our CA/400 pain!

A standards-based collaboration for enhancing an already superior product is a
far cry from the total re-write of a product whose original developers didn't
follow their _own_ stadards ;-)!  Perhaps posting the code _would_ ensue in
the development of a _new_ version lacking the MS-like bloat...


Dean Asmussen
Enterprise Systems Consulting, Inc.
Fuquay-Varina, NC  USA
E-mail: DAsmussen@aol.com

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