Michael W. Lucas
mwlucas at blackhelicopters.org
Fri Oct 10 06:17:16 PDT 2003
Yes, of course. I was addressing the press release part, which is
what I do. :-)
On Fri, Oct 10, 2003 at 09:15:12AM -0400, Dan Pelleg wrote:
> Agreed. However that article talks about release in 2004 [beta in Q1, and a
> full release "later"]. It's fine for the foundation to refrain from
> announcing vaporware. But I still maintain that this article's author needs
> to be made aware of his mistake in enumerating all the AMD64 vaporware :)
> Michael W. Lucas writes:
> > AMD64 is still a Tier 2 platform.
> > We're *almost* there, but Peter has some more work to do.
> > On Fri, Oct 10, 2003 at 08:50:19AM -0400, Dan Pelleg wrote:
> > >
> > > The following quote is from http://news.com.com/2100-1006_3-5089274.html
> > > (currently linked from the front page):
> > >
> > > "Sun Microsystems' Solaris will become the third operating system to take
> > > advantage of Advanced Micro Devices' 64-bit Opteron processor."
> > >
> > > With the other two being Linux and Microsoft Windows. Besides mailing the
> > > author and pointing out his error, does it make sense for someone (the
> > > FreeBSD Foundation?) to issue a press release regarding Opteron support?
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