[ntp:questions] Re: VMS/UCX build?

David L. Mills mills at udel.edu
Mon Feb 2 05:44:57 UTC 2004


Eric,

IBM proposed to support NTP by running it in an IBM PC (sic) on an
Ethernet shared by the mainframe. As IBM mainframes of the System/360
and following eras exist only in the FAA traffic control system, so far
as I know, the issue is moot. Anyway, the IBM ads today say Linux is the
future.

Dave

Eric wrote:
> 
> On Tue, 02 Dec 2003 17:25:06 +0000, "David L. Mills" <mills at udel.edu>
> wrote:
> > Think you're having trouble? Think about
> >all the losers confined to mainframe IBM. I'd tell you how they propose
> >to support NTP, but then I would begin to weep uncontrollably.
> >
> >Dave
> 
> If you can stand it, I'd love to hear the story.
> 
> - Eric



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