I got one better than that: A recent e-mail from Bill Gates of Microsoft stated:
" It's interesting that so far I've actually not yet seen even one person e-mail Microsoft since the Windows XP EoL announcement to say, "If I volunteer my time or pay for your time to support Windows XP for security patches, can we extend the EoL?". Same difference. Ted Mittelstaedt Author, FreeBSD Corporate Networkers Guide. ----- Original Message ----- From: "dick hoogendijk" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: "Robert Watson" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>; "FreeBSD Users Questions" <email@example.com> Sent: Sunday, December 24, 2006 9:30 AM Subject: Re: Possibility for FreeBSD 4.11 Extended Support > On Sat, 2006-12-23 at 07:45, Robert Watson wrote: > > > It's interesting that so far I've actually not yet seen even one person e-mail > > security-team since the EoL announcement to say, > > > > "If I volunteer my time or pay for your time to support 4.11 for security > > patches, can we extend the EoL?". > > > > If I missed your e-mail, sorry about that, but I do read pretty fairly > > carefully so feel some justification in making this claim. > > [the rest of the msg cut] > > Just wanted you to know I loved your message. It is very to the point > and you took the time to elaborate on almost every aspect of this > discussion. Not that it'll help I'm afraid. You must be willing to > reason first ;-) But at least we can refer to your message in future > times. > > -- > http://nagual.nl/ -- PGP/GnuPG key: F86289CE > ++ Running FreeBSD 6.1 ++ Solaris 10 6/06 ++ > > _______________________________________________ > firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"