Re: [Linux-ia64] booting? or is this list dead? ;-)

From: Tim Riker <>
Date: 2000-02-09 06:31:50

Thank you, thank you, thank you! for putting together this CD! This is a
huge step forward! I didn't mean to be ungrateful at all, I was just
making suggestions. I am VERY pleased with the CD. I am also willing to
help in any way I can. I'll be at IDF next week. Hope to meet some of
you folks there.

An the other hand, feel free to rant if helps. ;-)

David Mosberger wrote:
> >>>>> On Tue, 08 Feb 2000 12:06:16 -0700, Tim Riker <> said:
>   Tim> Doesn't the included CD read CD-RW, or at least CD-R? Couln't
>   Tim> you have tested with one of those? That's what we do here and
>   Tim> then we ship the CD-R to mastering.
> <RANT>
> Gee, could just _someone_ at least consider saying thanks for having a
> bootable CD in the first place?
> I'm getting a little tired of hearing all sorts of complaints about
> not having a perfect CD.  If I hadn't worked all night Thursday/Friday
> before LWE and Mike Balma and Lorraine Bartlett hadn't pulled all
> kinds of strings at HP with the CD manufacturing, we would not have a
> CD at all and you'd be struggling with boot floppies instead.
> </RANT>.
> Wow, I feel so much better now. ;-)
>         --david
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Received on Tue Feb 08 11:31:58 2000

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