Re: Open Source Hosting Solution
On Thu, 1 Mar 2001, Martin Schulze wrote:
>Barry Beckman wrote:
>> Thought you might like to know about us. Could you pass this on to the
>> appropriate individual(s)? Thanks!
>> We partner with RedHat.
>Since you haven't paid $1000 to send commercial advertisements to our list
>I guess that your interest in our group and product is reall and you want
>us to help you convert those machines to use a real and free operating
>system, i.e. Debian GNU/Linux. Right?
>In order to help you, can you tell use how many machines these are
>at the moment and what kind of hardware they use. This is needed
>just to ensure that we won't boot a kernel that doesn't support a
>major piece of hardware.
Is MIPS ready for prime time? AFAIK, the Cobalts may be problematic....
>I'm sure your staff or customer are able to run
>'apt-get update && apt-get upgrade'
>on their own to get all recent security upgrades that will stop the
>machines to be vulnerable to known major security holes.
You have paid nothing for the preceding, therefore it's worth every penny
you've paid for it: if you did pay for it, might I remind you of the
immortal words of Phineas Taylor Barnum regarding fools and money?
Who is John Galt? firstname.lastname@example.org, that's who!