Yet another oddity
Paul J Collins
pjdc at eircom.net
Fri Jul 7 00:19:30 GMT 2000
>>>>> "Gregory" == Gregory Leblanc <GLeblanc at cu-portland.edu> writes:
>> From: Matthew Geddes [mailto:mgeddes at xavier.sa.edu.au]
>> Surely you'd think that Windows 98 would lose an election with
>> an NT PDC.
Gregory> Nope, often not. Win98 is NOT a network operating
Gregory> system, it doesn't even participate well on a network.
Gregory> DHCP doesnt' work well, DNS doesn't work well from DHCP,
Gregory> WINS doesn't work properly at all... Leave Win98 for
Gregory> home users when at all possible.
>From this can I conclude that Microsoft's definition of a "consumer"
OS is "so b0rked that only a fool would rely on it to make a profit"?
I've had to support Win9x in a business environment and it's not fun.
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