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Re: Getting X on Linux/SGI

To: "Christopher W. Carlson" <carlson@heaven.newport.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: Getting X on Linux/SGI
From: Steve Alexander <sca@refugee.engr.sgi.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Jun 1997 17:55:53 -0700
Cc: linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: Message from carlson@heaven.newport.sgi.com of 23 Jun 1997 12:31:28 PDT
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
"Christopher W. Carlson" <carlson@heaven.newport.sgi.com> writes:
>It is far easier (and cheaper) to get a bug fixed in Linux than in IRIX.

No doubt.

>Especially if you can't afford the maintenance fees.

I feel compelled to point out that you no longer need to be on support to get
the recommended patches for IRIX.  That's only a partial solution, but it's a
good first step.

-- Steve

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