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Subject:Re: Alternative to floppy From:"John Posada" <jposada99 -at- gmail -dot- com> To:"Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com> Date:Wed, 22 Oct 2008 15:17:41 -0400
It's actually not 'nuff. :-)
Off the top of my head, I can think of 10 ways to store a
configuration file off-line. Are you going to address every single way
in the documentation? Unless there is a specific one or two ways that
MUST be used, how do you include address this.
On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 3:08 PM, Dan Goldstein
<DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com> wrote:
> In the case of some customers, it is unwise to let them figure the rest
> out. 'Nuff said.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: John Posada
>> Sent: Wednesday, October 22, 2008 3:04 PM
>> To: Dan Goldstein
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>> Subject: Re: Alternative to floppy
>> Just say to save on a removable media and let them figure the
>> rest out. There are now too many off-line storage options and
>> you aren't going to be able to account for all of them.
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