Re: Can't open hosts file on xp!
From: winged (winged_at_nofollow.com)
Date: 08 Dec 2004 22:48:56 EST
I thought that was you, we talked before, I am the guy 3 below you on
the team page...lol i gotz some catching to do I might make 15K units by
then. Funny how strange minds work..lol
David H. Lipman wrote:
> Yes still a SETI phan... as of right now...
> 19448 WUs
> 5.569 years processing WUs
> I hope to make 20K by Jan 1, 05. :-)
> I did not go BOINC
> As for the upgrade from one OS to WinXP, it is always best to do a clean install with *any*
> Windows OS.
> When it is time to install the OS all you have to do is point the installation at a CDROM of
> the previous OS if you buy an Upgrade version.
> "winged" <email@example.com> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org...
> | We have installed XP on excess of 1000 systems to include SP2. It works,
> | now if we could get the rest of the security issues fixed....Software is
> | one issue, compatible hardware is another. There is a number of
> | hardware items that just won't work under XP. There are a number of
> | legitimate reasons for this. Additionally I have seen a number of
> | people just try to "upgrade" to XP. The best method to install XP is on
> | a clean (wiped system)
> | Dave, you still processing SETI? ;-)
> | Winged
> | David H. Lipman wrote:
> | > Software that's not compatible like older versions of NAV. Incompatibility with a with
> | > Service Pack is nothing new. 50 apps. is more than in previous SP's but I would not use
> | > broad statement such as "...There have been a lot of problems w/ sp2 so I've heard.".
> | >
> | > A statement like "some have had problems..." is more apropos and has been the case of
> | > SP1 ~ SP4 and WinXP SP1.
> | >
> | > Dave