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Re: [SLE] Re: ordering 10.1 is not going to be easy, apparently ( more)
  • From: "Clint Tinsley" <clintin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 30 Apr 2006 08:37:56 -0700
  • Message-id: <20060430153756.524C843EEC@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> When SuSE was in charge of SuSE a preorder resulted in the package
> being on my doorstep the day it was available @ retail. That was a
> real treat. I miss those days.
>
> Chuck

I miss those days too and you got two substantial books instead of one in the box. I don't miss the wining of the retailers and VARs of how little they made on each sale though.

> On 4/29/06, Clint Tinsley <clintin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > > > Still no joy... in fact I wound up w/ this page information after a
> > > > > "tighter" structured search :
> > > > >
> > > > > Search Results
> > > > > Not Found
> > > > >
> > > > > Promo
> > > > > Search Again
> > > > >
> > > > > * Advanced Search
> > > > > * Help
> > > > >
> > > > > Your search for "Suse10.1" returned no results
> > > > > Search Tips
> > > >
> > > > You can always buy from Amazon.com. In the past they've made it
> > > > available for pre-order as soon as SuSE / Novell announced it and have
> > > > had pretty good prices, too.
> >
> > SuSE 10.1 is not released product at this time. SuSE 10.1 just went to
> > Release Candidate 3 this weekend; if it is available in the retail channels
> > by end of the May I will be surprised. Pre-Order! Oh yeh, right. As a
> > member of the Novell Community, I pre-ordered SuSE 10.0 Retail from Novell
> > directly late last year and had to wait over a month for delivery and Novell
> > wouldn't even tell me when I might get it! It finally showed up on my
> > doorstep in early December as I recall. However, I will endorse Amazon as
> > being a good place to pre-order it as long as you are willing to wait and
> > save some money, a little.
> >
> > Clint
> >
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