• Subject: Re: someone is not being straight. Guess who...
  • From: Don <dr2@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2001 11:33:31 -0500 (EST)



Al,

you're being too kind...

Don in DC

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On Tue, 30 Jan 2001, Al Barsa, Jr. wrote:

> At 06:14 PM 1/29/01 -0500, you wrote:
> 
> Correction.  Windows is dog food made from beef with Mad Cow disease.
> 
> Al
> 
> 
> >Their credo says it all.  Windows is dog food, OS/400 is filet mignon !
> >:-)
> >
> >....Neil
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >"Leif Svalgaard" <leif@leif.org>
> >Sent by: owner-midrange-l@midrange.com
> >2001/01/29 10:24
> >Please respond to MIDRANGE-L
> >
> >
> >         To:     <MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com>
> >         cc:
> >         Subject:        Re: someone is not being straight. Guess who...
> >
> >
> >From: Eric DeLong <Eric.DeLong@pmsi-services.com>
> >
> > >      Gee Bill, how many gloating emails per second does it take to prove
> >
> > >      that M$ created this problem for themselves.<g> Nobody forced M$ to
> >
> > >      design a network like that. They did it. They make these outrageous
> >
> > >      claims about "enterprise computing" and "uptime" and "scalability"
> > >      then promptly fall flat on their face (again and again) when their
> > >      stuff won't work. If M$ wants to convince the world that their
> > >      software is reliable and scalable and ......, then they need to
> > >      truly prove it. Real results, not just hype and advertising.
> >
> >M$ has a credo: "eat your own dogfood", meaning that they should use
> >their own products as much as possible. Doing that makes it hard to
> >blame third party vendors (they do anyway). That they screwed up
> >designing their network is, of course, pitiful, but does not mean that
> >their customers have to screw up as well.
> >
> >
> >
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