Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 27th Aug 2007 22:21 UTC
Windows A curious network performance reduction noticed by many Windows Vista users of the 2CPU forum that became the talk of Slashdot last week has been identified as having been caused not by DRM, as Slashdot users expected, but by a curious prioritization 'feature' of Vista that's intentionally biased toward Media Player at the expense of network and system resources.
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RE[4]: I call BS
by mallard on Tue 28th Aug 2007 10:19 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: I call BS"
mallard
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2006-01-06

>Few gigabit switches supported appletalk back then

Even in 2000, nobody used plain appletalk.
Appletalk over IP was used for Mac filesharing and normal TCP/IP for almost everything else. Nothing that needed special support from switches.

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