Article about Seattle schools still running a VAX
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Thu Feb 28 15:20:14 CST 2008
On 28 Feb 2008 at 12:13, Bob Brown wrote:
> I think the problem is that their current software can't do what they
> need it to do.
> Moving to an emulator will only move the problem..they somehow,
> apparently, need a new set of applications software.
If that's the case, then the article is very misleading. It spends
most of its text describing the measures taken to keep the "antique"
hardware going. If, in fact the problem is with the software, then
that's the thing at the root of the problem, not the VAXen.
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