RE: When a "shim" is not a "shim"

Subject: RE: When a "shim" is not a "shim"
From: Kevin Montgomery <robertm -at- qualcomm -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 16 Apr 2003 10:40:14 -0700

At 03:31 PM 4/16/2003 +0100, Gordon Mclean wrote:

<insert OS name> pack?
<insert OS name> patch? (no I don't like that one either)

Or... for the marketing bods - give it a longer name and use the
abbreviation: Dynamic Thingy Option = D.T.O.

That's brilliant! Marketing can spin DTO as a feature, not a stop-gap fix. How about a song?

Little DTO
(to the tune of the Ronny and the Daytonas hit)

Little DTO, you're really running fine
Three OSes with a shim file, all for $389
Watch the patches booting up now, pay the kludge no mi-yi-yind
Come on and turn it on, boot it up, map the libs

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RE: When a "shim" is not a "shim": From: Gordon Mclean

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