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Re: [SLE] Win NT vs Linux
It means you only have to buy one pack rather than one for each machine type
you want to use it on, and darned cheap at that.
If all you only want it for is a straight system, just take the defaults.

scsijon

----- Original Message -----
From: "Steven T. Hatton" <hattons@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: "Suse Mailinglist" <suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx>
Sent: Saturday, March 03, 2001 7:30 PM
Subject: Re: [SLE] Win NT vs Linux


> On Saturday 03 March 2001 02:55, Michael Perry wrote:
> > Quoting Jeroen Verstegen on Sat, Mar 03, 2001 at 08:50:42AM +0100:
> > > It's a bit outdated, but I just came across this.
> > >
> > > http://www.microsoft.com/NTServer/nts/news/msnw/LinuxMyths.asp
> > >
> > > Any comments?
> > >
> > >
> > > jeroen@xxxxxxx
> > > http://www.jota.nl
> > >
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> > I have seen these so many times from here and there. I think the ratio
of
> > my concern has dropped to the level where when I read something called
> > LinuxMyths from a microsoft website I take it with a grain of salt :)
> >
> > Now, I would like to take a pound of that salt and send it off to the
court
> > now hearing the antitrust case...
>
> Michael,
>
> Well one advantage NT has over Linux is that you don't heve to make a
whole
> bunch of choices when compiling the kernel. I just went through that
little
> exercise and you'd think the darn thing was intended to run of an IBM
> mainframe or something! Sheez, they've even got support for the IBM RISC
> file systems. What the heck am I supposed to do wtih that?
>
> Steve
>
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