HP/UX 9.x (Was: DEC and HP hardware to go in Europe)

Steven Hirsch snhirsch at gmail.com
Wed Oct 7 06:00:55 CDT 2009

On Tue, 6 Oct 2009, N0body H0me wrote:

> Oh, so TAMS actually owns that IP, then.  That's interesting, I
> would have thought HP would have used what I call the 'Scorched IP'
> approach, kinda like:
> "Sorry, you can't have that version, it's no longer supported. It
> is not freely available, we will not make it freely available, and
> we will hunt down and kill anyone who illegally distributes or attempts
> to distribute it."

And the corollary to that:  "..sorry, we no longer have the software nor 
sources..".  As if they ran out of floor-space to store it on :-).



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