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ZDNet Australia: That Sneaky SCO-and-SCO

Jun 07, 2003, 04:00 (14 Talkback[s])
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"We thought we had it sorted out. A day before deadline, and it looked like the magazine was going to make it to the printers on time. Close enough, anyway. Then the e-mail came in: vendor withdraws product from sale. Generally not worth much attention, but in this case, it was devastating because the product in question was half of a head-to-head comparison in the magazine we were about to send.

"No biggie. Products get withdrawn, renamed, updated, or changed all the time, and usually you can fudge it. Vendor x says it will shortly release a new version of product y which has such and such extra features. Something like that..."

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