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Re: [SLE] OT ( was Re: [SLE] SuSE 9.1 and YaST License)
  • From: Doug McGarrett <dmcgarrett@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 03 May 2004 14:01:37 -0400
  • Message-id: <0HX5001TRGQ8L5@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
At 11:30 AM 5/3/2004 -0500, David Rankin wrote:
>Bob Pearson Wrote:
>
>"I apologize because I should move this to the OT list but I think that
>Novell
>buying SuSE was a great thing. Not because of this but because I think
>Novell
>is not going to hurt but in fact help SuSE a great deal. SuSE rocks and so
>does Philipp Thomas."
>
>I hope Bob is right! When Novell acquired Word Perfect and put out WP6.1
>that was one of the BEST WP releases ever.
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WP 6.1 was the slowest dog of a program ever. 5.2 was infinitely superior.
--doug
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I hope they approach SuSE in the
>same way. Let us all hope that the corporate ownership changes help the
>distribution and not destroy it. Mdk is a classic example of corporate
>changes effectively killing a distro. I don't know if it will ever recover.
>We will keep our fingers crossed.
>
>
>
>--
>David C. Rankin, J.D., P.E.
/snip/



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