Odp: RE: Win2000Pro resources sought

Jeremy Allison jeremy at valinux.com
Thu Sep 28 18:47:37 GMT 2000

Eric Pilger wrote:
> Once all the bugs are ironed out, Win 2000 will be the only thing I use.
> I have kept away from NT until now because it lacked so many of the
> useful features that 98 had. However, now that it seems to combine all
> the user accessibility of 98 with the stability of a real OS, why would
> anybody use any other Microsoft OS? (That is, if you can't avoid
> Microsoft altogether :-)

Because it still isn't stable or secure. It may be more stable for everyday
use but in interoperability testing it has been discovered how easy it is
to crash a W2k box remotely and anonymously.



Buying an operating system without source is like buying
a self-assembly Space Shuttle with no instructions.

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