does bsdmall really sells freebsd cd ?

Matt Olander matt at
Sun Jan 15 15:33:09 PST 2006

On Mon, Jan 16, 2006 at 12:06:02AM +0100, Gilbert Fernandes wrote:
> ordered monthes ago the freebsd 6 cds from bsdmall, the
> november 5th 2005.
> since this date, the freebsd 6 cds have been available, for
> example at the bsdcon.
> we are past half january and i have never seen anything
> coming from bsd mall.
> so my first question is : how serious are those bsdmall people ?
> they take orders, dont send anything monthes after product
> is available and when sending them emails, they dont answer.
> my second question is : has anyone ordered and received
> freebsd 6 cds from them ?

I've had a similar experience with their magazine. We order all our
FreeBSD CD's through and I've never had a problem.

FreeBSD Mall is formerly the Walnut Creek CD-ROM operation.


Matt Olander
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