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Re: Who Is Bundling?
I have heard that MS's C++ and J++ offerings require MSIE to some
things..... using help as I recall. Jamie
> Oct 31, 1997, Infoworld article by Bob Trott.
> The gist of the story was the danger of installing bundled IE 3.x on top of
> IE 4.
> If you buy software that includes IE3.x and IE4 is already on your hard
> drive, your system will crash because IE3.x cannot detect a newer version
> that is already installed. MS claims most companies are now providing IE4,
> so it shouldn't be a problem.
> So, besides Visual Studio and Cybermedia, who are these other companies who
> have written programs having nothing to do with the internet or web but
> that require IEx.x in order to run? Do any of you know? I have never seen
> any reference to IE in a requirements listing for any program, but there
> wouldn't be as it comes with the program and you don't have to have it
> before you use the software.
> http://www.infoworld.com/ [address, not a link]
> Claire Macdonald
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