Damn you UTA! I was hoping this thread would die quickly and without too much pain on my part!
|Quoting UTA_flyinghigh (Reply 1):|
When I see that I think it's maybe not so bad that Gordon has gone to the competition
Not quite yet! HP
still have the best solution, but I'm letting that foolish sales rep sweat it out a bit after his boss went Rhaaa on his ass for being a rhaaat!
We'll see what Sun come up with before the final decision is made, but neither IBM, Fujitsu or, heaven forbid, Dell, were able to give me anything that interested me at a price that interested my boss.
Trouble is, the expected timescale for the project has been drastically reduced. It is now being implemented in early 2006, and i have to get my first draft proposals done by Dec 6th, and then ready to be perfected and presented to our resource management commitee on Jan 7th with the final contracts being signed a few days later.
In other news the mbox file containing my inbox has been restored from backup!
Hopefully I can resist the urge to start typing any more 'rm' commands in /var/mail, when I should actually be typing a 'du -hs' command!
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