From: Ed Sawicki <ed @
To: Kevin Speichts <kfs @
ca>; Jyri Kaljundi <jk @
Darden <fdarden @
Cc: fw-1-mailinglist @
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Firewalls mailing list <firewalls @
Date: Thursday, October 16, 1997 5:34 PM
Subject: Re: [FW1] Re: Virus Protection on FW-1
>NetWare was designed many years before NT at a time where multiple
>processor machines were not available or needed. You're implying
>that once a product is released, any changes to the product are
>"grafted" on and are, therefore, not as good as features that were
>put in the original design. While I certainly don't agree with this,
>I hope you apply this belief consistently. NT will soon have
>Wolfpack and Active Directory _grafted_ on to it. Is this correct?
Actually your implying that I implied that. The facts are that Netware
Multiprocessor support is an add.
I used that as an example given the context of the discussion, nothing more.
>Even today, NetWare running on a single processor box will usually
>outperform NT running on a multiple processor box.
Where did I say NT would outperform Netware?
>> Jyri, please keep the OS religious chatter off this list please and thank
>Yes, Jyri - don't go preaching religion unless it's the one "true"
Yes all hail the mighty Banyan ... umm I mean Novell... sorry couldn't