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On Wed, 26 Aug 1998, Johnie Ingram wrote:

> Dale> The POSIX standard is around $400 if memory serves. The FIPS
> Dale> standard is near $100 by itself.
> And Unix98 looks $300ish, but seems to be better in that it covers

Wow, the price has really come down a lot.

> more, and that the payoff for passing is actually being called
> UNIX(tm).  ;-)   Pity about the non-freeness though (you shoud've seen
> Overfiend when they pull the X stunt -- it was a riot).

Doe sthe $300 get you the POSIX subset (ie basically when you can download
now) or is i the full VSX test? I think you have to pass the full VSX
test to be called UNIX(tm).


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