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Tim
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Windows Vista Beta 2 - Huge download available

Post by Tim » Mon Jun 12, 2006 10:54 am

Get it if you have the bandwidth and patience:

P.S.Also has the option to get the DVD via snail mail for those on dialup. :-)

Windows Vista Beta 2.
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Post by Derek » Tue Jun 13, 2006 9:26 pm

So who's going to dish out the cash to upgrade when vista rolls out?

Do I hear crickets?
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Post by the_flames » Sat Jun 17, 2006 4:31 pm

well the vista beta rund on my dual celeron 400's :) a little so tho compared to xp

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Vista RC1

Post by g0fvt » Fri Oct 27, 2006 7:09 am

Running Vista RC1 on just a laptop at the moment, a huge improvement over Beta 2. Have Beta 2 on a 2400+ Athlon and not very impressed with it, RC1 is massively improved.

I have a horrible feeling that Vista will be very expensive, we will see.

Tempted to try RC1 on a spare BP6 out of curiosity.

Incidentally I still run a BP6 24/7 as webserver, mailserver DNS etc.

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Post by Derek » Fri Oct 27, 2006 9:25 am

That's great. I wonder if the BP6 could cope?
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BP6 and Vista

Post by g0fvt » Fri Oct 27, 2006 11:02 am

I will let you know, only big issue I have seen with RC1 is "windows scaling" I believe packets can be too long for some routers hence no internet!

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