real player and gold pass

randy turner rturner2 at
Sat Nov 17 09:07:22 EST 2001

hi, kirk,

i will write them conserning linux soon.
i really got the feeling that the person wthat i was talking with on the
phone didn't care if it worked or not.
when i told them that it did not work they didn't even ask why.
but maybe if i write a message it will get to the right people.

On Fri, 16 Nov 2001, Kirk Wood wrote:

> On Fri, 16 Nov 2001, randy turner wrote:
> > that works with there gold pass service has to have
> > a serial number in there program,
> > well because we use linux that cuts us out!
> Sorry, this doesn't follow. Just because you use linux doesn't mean they
> couldn't put a serial number in there. They may have not bothered with
> this functionality. I would suggest that if you are interested, you
> contact Real Networks and express that interest. They exist for one
> reason: to make money. If the cost of modification of the linux client
> will pay off with enough subscribers they will probably follow that money.
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