On Dec 30, 2007 12:00 PM, Kam Leo <[email protected]> wrote: > On Dec 30, 2007 7:25 AM, David Boles <[email protected]> wrote: > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > > Hash: SHA1 > > > > Kam Leo wrote: > > > > > Why not? IIS has been available for Windows 2000/XP Pro for a long time. > > > > > > Perhaps I said that incorrectly. > > > > "I would not expect a Windows XP Home/PRO computer to be a server > > installation for example." because it is not normally done that way. > > Installing ISS on Windows XP Home can be done but it not supported > > because ISS is not included on the XP Home install disk. You have to use > > the ISS from Windows 2000. > > > > ISS can be added after a normal install of Windows XP PRO and is > > included on the XP PRO install disk. The ISS from Windows XP Pro will > > not work with XP Home. > > What is normally done? Apache, Samba and a whole host of other > applications are not installed and/or enabled by default, either. > > > David > > How did XP Home get into this conversation? > Sorry, I hit the send key by accident. I was going to add that XP Home is a stripped down OS so why drag it into the discussion?