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OpenVMS Hobbyist Program | OpenVMS Hobbyist Media Kits | OpenVMS Alpha Media Kits
Author V8.2 kit?
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Posted on December 15 2005 09:28
Hello,

Is there a V8.2 hobbyist kit in our future?

(You _knew_ someone would ask - :-))
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Author Next Year...
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Posted on December 16 2005 02:15
Yes, there will be a V8.2 kit in the future. We're only allowed to do periodic releases of the Hobbyist Kits (and very thankful we can even do that!). Sometime next year is what I would estimate for updated Hobbyist Kits.
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Posted on January 23 2006 10:55
any idea when we will see the v8.2 kits? If I order a v7.3 kit now is it likelly to be replaced soon?
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Author CIFS (Samba) and V8.2
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Posted on May 03 2006 05:29
Now that hp has released CIFS (Samba) for "evaluation", is there any chance of hobbyists seeing V8.2 "soon"? CIFS "requires" V8.2, (as well as TCP/IP Services, for the moment!) and I'd like to "evaluate" it as a replacement for SAMBA 2.2.8.

I'd make the 60-mile trek to Nashua this month to advocate for a hobbyist V8.2 distribution, if I thought that it would make a difference (and if I'd be allowed in without paying for the boot camp!)

:-)
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Author Re: CIFS (Samba) and V8.2
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Posted on May 03 2006 06:03
[quote:fa9954bcde="brad"]I'd make the 60-mile trek to Nashua this month to advocate for a hobbyist V8.2 distribution, if I thought that it would make a difference (and if I'd be allowed in without paying for the boot camp!)
:-)[/quote:fa9954bcde]

Don't worry, you won't have to make the trek (unless you want to). I'll advocate for the 8.2, and since it's been a while since the last Hobbyist Kit, it will likely go through - then it's just the matter of mastering and production (there's a big CD/DVD production company in Dallas that did the last Kit's).
Author Re: CIFS (Samba) and V8.2
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Posted on July 25 2006 14:40
[quote:b8f9178c1c]Don't worry, you won't have to make the trek (unless you want to). I'll advocate for the 8.2, and since it's been a while since the last Hobbyist Kit, it will likely go through - then it's just the matter of mastering and production (there's a big CD/DVD production company in Dallas that did the last Kit's).[/quote:b8f9178c1c]

Is there any info you can share regarding a go/no go for a VMS 8.X hobbyist kit?
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Author Re: CIFS (Samba) and V8.2
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Posted on September 09 2006 13:22
[quote="HobbyistOne"] I'll advocate for the 8.2, and since it's been a while since the last Hobbyist Kit, it will likely go through - then it's just the matter of mastering and production (there's a big CD/DVD production company in Dallas that did the last Kit's).[/quote]

Any news? :roll:
I am one of many that is longing for to get a newer version of OpenVMS.

/Rolf
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Author 8.2 or 8.3
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Posted on November 27 2006 04:16
And, since I'm asking for the world, an IA64 kit would be swell.

-Dean, AS1200 & RX2600
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Posted on March 01 2007 08:30
Hi,

Any update as to when the V8.2 hobbyist kit or V8.3 hobbyist kit while be available? - is it possible to place an order in advance?

Thanks,
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