Excellent suggestion!

From: Elaine Hunt (elaine.hunt@ces.clemson.edu)
Date: Tue Aug 19 1997 - 17:43:06 EEST

>Should we start a mail list where maintenance issues are discussed and ONLY
>allow access to RP owners? That way some innocent potential user (or RP
>dabbler) would not hear of trouble.

>Rick Lott
>**** I think a better idea would be vendor web pages where they will openly
>discuss problems and solutions without the fear of admitting they produce a
>less than perfect product. Computer hardware manufacturers do it and it's a
>great service to their customers: just check out Dell's or Compaq's web
>pages and see the volumes of tips, fixes, patches and downloads that enhance
>their products. Why won't RP equipment manufacturers do the same? I have
>yet to see the makers of the machines I use put even user tips or tech
>bulletins on-line.

Opinions, suggestions, and other controversial matter VOID where prohibited.
Elaine T. Hunt, Director
Clemson University Laboratory to Advance Industrial Prototyping
206 Fluor Daniel Bldg. Clemson, SC 29643-0925
864-656-0321 (voice) 864-656-4435 (fax)

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