__/ [ The Ghost In The Machine ] on Friday 31 March 2006 17:59 \__
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>>>> Would you believe that some IT departments do not even
>>>> give browser choice on their cluster setup/image?
>>>> In turn, it is /them/ who suffer, as well as the
>>>> innocent user.
>>> Ah, pointy-hairism.
>> You eat your own poison, right?
> I'm not entirely sure of the context of that remark, admittedly,
> but our IT department doesn't particularly care what I have
> on my systems except that one Windows installation had to be
> slicked when it couldn't accept the central antivirus for
> some reason.
> I simply put Gentoo on it. :-)
What I meant to say was that IT departments that are lazy to install Firefox
and let user run IE (poison analogy) will wind up working more on
maintenance (poison again).
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