IBM Tells Users Not To Install Windows XP Update

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    Tech.News, Aug 16, 2004
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    Ron Martell Guest

    "Tech.News" <> wrote:

    >
    >In a note posted Friday on its corporate intranet, IBM told its
    >employees not to download Service Pack 2 for Windows XP when it becomes
    >available because of compatibility issues. IBM wants to test the update
    >first.
    >
    >http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,95130,00.html?nlid=AM


    Employees not users.

    This is Standard Operating Procedure in the vast majority of large
    companies where they have highly standardized machine configurations
    and Windows installations.


    Ron Martell Duncan B.C. Canada
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    Ron Martell, Aug 16, 2004
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