32325Re: [midatlanticretro] more on big Compaq machines
- Sep 4, 2013On Wed, 4 Sep 2013, Dave McGuire wrote:
>I need to remind myself how glad I am to have better architectures
> On 09/04/2013 12:07 PM, Cory Smelosky wrote:
>>>> Hmmm...I wonder if the height would be right for a bedside stand?
>>>> It could
>>>> even double as a space heater!
>>>> or a Boat Anchor :)
>>> Yeah that was my first thought. A friend gave them to me, though,
>>> with a large pile of SGI gear, and made me promise not to scrap them.
>>> I must admit, though, that they are really damn impressive for PCs.
>> I'm very fond of well-built pre-PIII peecees. PIII and later chipsets are
>> just awful and in my experience riddled with compatability issues and
> ...and then there's that whole "slower than pissing tar" thing. PC
> users are the most tolerant, forgiving people on the planet.
>Toss the 7000 in my pile. I don't think i'd have room for the others
> So do you want these beasties? ;)
considering how big my pile currently is. ;)
I'll try to get out there soon to grab some of it.
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