[THIN] Re: easy one... Flex Profile Kit V3 or Citrix Hybrid orTriCerat simp lified profiles

  • From: "Braebaum, Neil" <Neil.Braebaum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 4 May 2004 15:02:27 +0100

You don't necessarily need to use a hacked binary, though.

It's only been "hacked" to aid performance and to ensure no "false"

It may well be possible to use the binary from the latest office
resource kit.

If companies would baulk at the use of hacked binaries, then they have
options - do nothing; innovate a solution, internally; pay for the
commercial solutions.

As always TINSTAAFL.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
> [mailto:thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Andrew Rogers
> Sent: 04 May 2004 14:40
> To: thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [THIN] Re: easy one... Flex Profile Kit V3 or Citrix 
> Hybrid orTriCerat simp lified profiles
> Oh yeah, I don't see there's anything wrong, but I'm sure 
> some companys man= agement would probably baulk at the idea 
> of using "hacked" binaries if they=  ever found out! :)
> Andrew
> --o--
> >>> Neil.Braebaum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx 04/05/04 14:36:42 >>>
> It's one of those tricky areas, though, isn't it?
> Surely from a management perspective, they don't really care 
> too much about the techniques involved? Sure they may want 
> accountability - they may want to feel that somebody will fix 
> it, but unless you get something underwritten by MCS, CCS or 
> some other consultancy, you *are* largely on your own for the 
> overall solution.
> And as to what happens, if it functions now - even if they 
> bring out a new version of the Office profile wizard (which 
> does happen,
> occasionally) you aren't any more compelled to upgrade, any 
> more than you are to use the current version.
> I can't see anything about using the flex profile stuff, 
> though, that would likely require hacked binaries <shrug>
> It really is just a convenient method of restoring and saving 
> registry hierarchies and / or directory hierarchies - there's 
> nothing truly magic, there - more of an extension and an easy 
> method of doing what many have been kinda doing for a while.
> Neil

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