OT: Windows Mailing List?
eric at emstraffic.com
Wed Feb 16 11:14:56 MST 2005
Kenneth Burgener wrote:
> Hans Fugal wrote:
>> Windows questions from *nix users to "normal" windows admins tend to be
>> an excercise in miscommunication. What we need is a list for windows
>> admins who wish they weren't. I'd be on it, and I suspect there's a good
>> number of people on this list who would too. Maybe we should start one.
>> I agree it's not exactly on-topic for this list.
> Unfortunately, most companies have a Linux server, and then Windows
> clients. So Most Linux administrators also have to play Windows
> administrator to. Just a fact of life. So for a mailing list for
> Linux admins, this fits very much with most of us.
I agree, we have about a dozen linux servers but several dozen employees
using XP Home that we have to support. We have them using as much open
source and non-MS software as possible (OpenOffice, FireFox, etc). But
still plenty of Windows security, authentication, etc to worry about.
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