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IOW like 90% of all software vendors.

I've not had any problems. I like the fact that their algorithms are 
developed by Dr Kishor Mehta.

William L. Polhemus, Jr. P.E.

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On Jul 11, 2013, at 12:00 PM, "Brian" <bsh117(--nospam--at)yahoo.com> wrote:

> Bill,
> 
> I am currently using their software, but have found two possible
> programmatic errors in their calculations of open structures.  One of 
> their errors causes a conservative result; however, the other one does 
> not. I've notified them over two months ago and they have not provided a 
> patch. Instead, I recently asked for an update and received an email 
> stating, "I'm sorry we are not moving fast enough for you.  We are 
> working on a complete overhaul of the software and these things take 
> time." 
> I have not mentioned this on the boards because I do not want to slam the
> company.  Personally, I don't think this was an appropriate response from
> them.  It does concern me that they have software out there that may be
> incorrect.  I've notified them about it, but they don't seemed too
> concerned about letting their consumers know.
> 
> Brian
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Bill Polhemus <bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc>

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