James Rich wrote: > > On Wed, 5 Dec 2001, Pat Barber wrote: > > > Since you can run most, if not all of the Unix apps on the 400, > > why have two machines ??? Since OS/400 requires little, if any > > "administration", I guess you just enjoy all the thrills of Unix. > > How do you figure that "most, if not all of the Unix apps on the 400"? I > > Remember the requirement: it had to run on os/400 - not on linux in a partition. I didn't realize you couldn't consider partitions/Linux... OK that shoots my theory to pieces.... While I said "little" or no administration, OS/400 does require "some" admin functions but I stick with the term "very little" compared to any typical Unix box... I have had many customers who's box required NO administration and they run fine for years at a time.... Remember, we only hear about "select' problems on the list and often times, what we hear are very unique and unusual problems. This certainly doesn't represent the vast majority of users....
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