Subject: Re: Apology and update re Linux experience
From: adam@adam.yggdrasil.com (Adam J. Richter)
Date: Thu, 1 Sep 94 13:58 EDT

>	- Having done a partially CD-ROM-based installation, I find the
>CD-ROM being invoked at unpredictable times and for odd functions; for
>example, just to do a ls -l in the current (non-CD-ROM) directory.

	BTW, we have rearranged the order in which elements of $PATH
are searched in the Fall 1994 release to reduce some of the CDROM
accesses.

>Despite these problems, I have found Linux to be an excellent value for
>the price I would have paid for it ($99) if Yggdrasil hadn't sent me a
>free copy.  $99 won't even buy a decent C compiler in the PC world.

	A minor correction on pricing:

		Beta Release	$60 ($99 for Beta + Fall 1993)
		Fall 1993	$49.95
		Summer 1994	$39.95
		Fall 1994	$34.95

Adam J. Richter
Yggdrasil Computing, Inc.