Fwd: Re: [SDW2000] - Re: FYI - OS vs. OS study flaming
rshimizu12 at yahoo.com
Tue Dec 10 10:23:39 PST 2002
--- John Oliver <joliver at john-oliver.net> wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 10, 2002 at 12:22:17AM -0800, Gregory K.
> Ruiz-Ade wrote:
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> > This is an email I had sent (about five minutes
> ago) to the SDW2000 mailing
> > list, as something of a rebuttal to the recent IDC
> Total Cost of Ownership
> > (TCO) study done comparing Windows to Linux at
> roughtly 100 or so "customer"
> > sites.
> FYI... William Weiss is about the most blindly
> pro-MS, ant-anything else
> guy I've *ever* encountered. The only times he ever
> posts to the
> SDW2000 list is to bash Linux in these threads. My
> opinion, he's the
> epitome of an MCSE who's learned the MS Way to do
> things, and the
> existence of any other way is a direct threat to
> him. There's no point
> in trying to reason with him... he's always right
> and he knows it. :-)
I really don't think flaming or personal attacks is
approriate for the list. Many of you know my position
from earlier posts. While I do think comparisons and
or stories that are positive or negative are relevant
the newsgroup. On the otherhand should try and discuss
things in a professional matter.
> John Oliver, CCNA
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