I'll send a support mail tonight. My reaction to that announcement was the same. I really don't see why they would choose SysCP over ISPconfig with ISPconfig being the superior control panel.
Thanks for the idea though. For some reason I never thought of suggesting ISPconfig to Hetzner.
- RootServer running ISPconfig 2 on Debian Lenny
- vServer running PLESK 8.4 on openSUSE 10.3
- vServer running PLESK 9 on Ubuntu