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Subject:Re: WP vs Word From:Marc Santacroce <santa -at- MAILHUB -dot- TFS -dot- COM> Date:Tue, 18 Oct 1994 10:05:31 -0700
My experience is that they assume we can write, and the tool is the tie
On Sun, 16 Oct 1994 RJLIPPINCOTT -at- delphi -dot- com wrote:
> Marc Santacroce wrote (regarding WP, Word, and hammers):
> >But the foreman didn't have to to buy 10 copies of a $600 application. I
> >think the client has a right to expect you to conform to them...
> But this reflects on a discussion we had a couple of weeks ago. As the
> client doesn't want to buy 10 different applications, neither do I. I don't
> have the cash, I don't have the hard drive space to own copies of every WP
> and DTP commonly used. But, when I was job hunting, there were these
> barriers. "You know FrameMaker, but not Pagemaker?" "You know Frame on
> Windows, but not on a Mac?" "You know Word for Windows 2.0, but not 6.0?"
> I wish more people had asked me if I knew how to -write-.
> Rick Lippincott
> rjlippincott -at- delphi -dot- com