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From Dean Gaudet <dgau...@arctic.org>
Subject Re: Microsoft compares IIS4 to Apache 1.2
Date Fri, 19 Dec 1997 09:12:17 GMT
What the hell is "Browser Neutral Host Header Support" ??

Since when does an HTTP server have to do SMTP and NNTP?

I refuse to read further than that. 

Dean

On Fri, 19 Dec 1997, Mark J Cox wrote:

> So Microsoft decided to compare two NT servers with a Apache 1.2 for Unix. 
> Of course they completely fail to mention that Apache 1.2 is for Unix so
> all the NT specific comparisons ("uses NT system logger" etc.) get a big
> "No" for Apache instead of a "N/A". 
> 
> http://www.microsoft.com/iis/Comparisons/compare.asp?A=4&B=1
> 
> They also compare their IIS4 beta with Apache 1.2; not 1.3 Beta. 
> 
> They say Apache 1.2 has some things that it doesn't by default like Java
> VM and leave out things like "Foreign Language Support" (which obviously
> means something different to Language Negotiation) 
> 
> Microsoft claim to have "Quick Fix Engineering".  I expect this depends on
> their definition of "Quick".
> 
> Mark
> 
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