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RE: [SLE] Do you buy the boxed set this time around?
  • From: "Greg Wallace" <gregwallace@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 3 Apr 2006 19:06:21 -0500
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On Monday, April 03, 2006 @ 4:12 PM, Jerry Feldman wrote:

>On Monday 03 April 2006 5:09 pm, jfweber@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
>>
>> Anders, guess this is where you slip messages into the "suggestion box"
>> Perhaps they can offer it as a two boxed sets w/ and w/o manuals ??
>> That ought to be simple enough for folks to figure out which box they
>> wanted. I kinda had the feelings that they dropped the "naming
>> convention " because folks were confused by Pro appellation. I know
>> there were always complaints about the name "home" version , even if I
>> didn't understand the why of the complaints.
>before 10.0 there were several retail boxed sets:
>1. SuSE Linux Personal (lower cost)
>2. SuSE Linux Professional
>3. SuSE Linux Professional Upgrade.
>The Upgrade only had a single book, but was the complete set of DVD/CDs.

>I think that the current one where there is one boxed set, it less
confusing
>to people. And, those who buy the boxed set have all the bits in there.

Minus the Admin manual

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>Jerry Feldman <gaf@xxxxxxx>
>Boston Linux and Unix user group
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Greg Wallace



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