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

1. z/Linux
2. Kick your manager in the butt and explain that Dilbert is a fictional 
character :)

"Twilight of the mainframe"? That idea is no more true today than it was 30 years ago.

It's twilight because there just isn't the creative ferment there anymore, nor 
the critical mass.

They still run, they're still useful, but "the glory has departed", Ichabod :)

Jack J. Woehr     # Science is more than a body of knowledge. It's a way of # thinking, a way of skeptically interrogating the universe # with a fine understanding of human fallibility. - Carl Sagan

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