Re: I should'a known better!
- From: "Neil Rieck" <n.rieck@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 11 Aug 2006 18:26:06 -0400
"JF Mezei" <jfmezei.spamnot@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
Doug Phillips wrote:The dweebs answering the phone wouldn't know what you are talking about if
How much time should one waste trying to buy a $298 piece of paper? A
two-user license for something that is no longer being developed:
Advanced Server for OpenVMS Alpha.
Great story. Sorry to hear it is true :-(
I see 2 mistakes you made here: using "OpenVMS" instead of "VMS". Leads
Secondly, instead of saying it is an HP product, you should have
explained it was a Digital product which HP inherited as part of its
purchase of Compaq.
you mentioned Digital or DEC. When I order licenses I have found that it is
always good to tell the first person you talk to that it is a Compaq part
(it was a merger? right? :-)