On Mon, 19 Sep 2016 21:52:18 -0600, Jack J. Woehr wrote:

>So I googled "7zip open source" and found there was an open source 7zip 

You missed an important point. Many of us are running on corporate Windoze 
and some are not able or permitted to install anything that is not approved by 

>The take-away from the tempest is that familiarity with open source, finding 
>it, downloading it, building it, installing
>it, and even authoring it,
>is the salvation of the data center career in this era of the Twilight of the 

"Twilight of the mainframe"? 

That idea is no more true today than it was 30 years ago.

Tom Marchant

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