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Re: Problems installing FC4 on Dell Optiplex GX620

On Sat, 2006-03-18 at 23:26, Myth User wrote:

> I will leave it to you to google TCO white papers there are only about a
> million of them and I know you will find one that says slackware roxor or
> something like that.

So they managed to pick the one free version that doesn't have automatic
updates...  Great.

> The day may come where you are in a position of responsibility to protect
> the interest of shareholders and you will have to spend their money wisely.
> I hope by then you are more open.

Errr, I do that now with a few hundred servers and I know very
well which OS runs for years mostly unattended and which one
needs a flock of people grooming it constantly with third party
add-ons like virus protection to keep it working at all and
another set to keep track of the licenses.  My prejudices are
entirely due to painful experience.

  Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell gmail com

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