RE: Network Solutions Dropped as Registrar Of Internet Domains

Joe Barrera (
Thu, 24 Apr 1997 14:50:32 -0700

> [* Gotta love the DOS metaphor. - dan *]

But that metaphor works against them. Believe it or not, Microsoft does
NOT have a monopoly on DOS. There are lots of DOS clones out there -
there was one that Rob Malan wrote for Mach, and of course there is
Digital Research's DR-DOS, since owned by Novell and now Caldera, and a
"Free-DOS" project ( more
along Linux lines... (I'm not even counting IBM's PC-DOS)

- Joe

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