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Re: [SLE] Support vs Support (Was: [SLE] util-linux and Kernel 2.4.3)
  • From: "Konstantin (Kastus) Shchuka" <kastus@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2001 18:03:49 -0700
  • Message-id: <20010423180349.A17118@xxxxxxxxx>
SuSE support covers unmodified kernels shipped with the box. 2.4.3 kernel
has not been shipped with 7.1, AFAIK.

SuSE support does not cover self-compiled kernels. I may not like it,
you may not like, but this is the fact stated in SuSE support policy.
This is what they mean by 90-days support. You change the kernel -
you go on your own. If you don't like it - don't buy it. I think it's


On Mon, Apr 23, 2001 at 08:54:37PM -0400, David C. Johanson wrote:
> I've experienced the same total lack of support. I purchased the full
> professional 7.1 package for the going retail price. When the software
> would not, and still does not, install on my machine the response from
> SuSE technical support is to basically totally ignore my requests for
> support, the support I paid for in advance and of which there were to be
> 60 days worth. So far I've received in response to my requests two
> replies asking for more info both of which were thoroughly answered.
> Last reply from me to their request was over 3 weeks ago. I'm now five
> weeks into the 60 day support period with NOTHING having been provided.
> I guess it is a case of buyer beware when purchasing SuSE Linux 7.1
> dave johanson

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