IBM AS400?

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at
Mon Nov 28 20:32:55 CST 2005

9000 VAX wrote:
>>     BIG GOTCHA- you need to make sure your machine comes with not only the OS, but also the mashine-specific intermediate layer software. Unless you have a friend at IBM, they may be happy to give you a replacement in return for much cash, or they may do the snooty Maitre d' thing . . . and OS/400 is rumored to lock itself after a certain period of inactivity as well.
> You have found the reason why there are so many DEC fans and no IBM
> fans on the mailing list.

I raise my hand and point out that I am a big-time IBM fan.

Not AS/400's, though.  I have multiple mainframes *in my house*.

Peace...  Sridhar

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