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RE: Interested in possibly buying XyWrite: a few questions.
- Subject: RE: Interested in possibly buying XyWrite: a few questions.
- From: "Ambos, Paul" PAMBOS@xxxxxxxx
- Date: Thu, 20 Jan 2000 12:04:06 -0500
". . . looked into at beta stage . . .": evidently not a TTG policy,
considering the difficulty Ken Franks has in getting the SmartWords beta out
to the inquiring public.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Leslie Bialler [SMTP:lb136@xxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Thursday, January 20, 2000 11:48 AM
> To: xywrite@xxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: Interested in possibly buying XyWrite: a few questions.
> "Ambos, Paul" wrote:
> > The difficulties, in short, are not insuperable.
> I quite agree, but that is _not_ the point, IMHO. No rational actor should
> release his software to the public based on a demonstrably poor install
> The real issue here is not that it can be overcome, but why this was not
> into at beta stage and replaced with something that worked without
> It would seem to me that a software developer that does distribute a
> with a crashible install program is committing something close to
> Leslie Bialler, Columbia University Press
> 212-666-1000 x7109 (phone) 212-316-3100 (fax)
> > http://www.columbia.edu/cu/cup