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    SubjectRe: *grin* Windows 2000 & HPC: Scalable, Inexpensive
    On Wed, 14 Feb 2001, Mike Harrold wrote:
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    > The sad thing is, 3/4 of the page is an outright lie. It isn't
    > a first, W2k is not the de facto standard OS, and the TCO is
    > significantly higher than any cluster running Linux.

    No shit, not to mention that Linux is going to be faster and better suited
    to the task.

    > It's a sad day when companies can get away with blatant lies
    > all in the name of "marketing."

    Unfortunately that happens all too often. I'd _LOVE_ to be in a legal
    position where I could slap M$ (and any other company that does this, for
    that matter) and put them in their place. Feeding off the ignorance in
    society is counterproductive.

    Kelsey Hudson khudson@ctica.com
    Software Engineer
    Compendium Technologies, Inc (619) 725-0771
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