Hello there

Dominic Mitchell dom at happygiraffe.net
Sat Feb 4 23:42:54 GMT 2006


Zoe Parsons wrote:
> On Sat, 4 Feb 2006, Dominic Mitchell wrote:
>> Sometimes old sparcs just have to die.  I was sad to see the end of my
>> sparcstation 2 (64Mb!  Powerhouse!), but it was loud and slow.  So slow,
>> that it couldn't in fact complete an ssh2 connection because the
>> connection timed out whilst it was still doing cryptographic sums...  In
>> the end it was the battery (or lack thereof) wot dunnit though.
> Shhh don't speak so loudly.... there's a small pile of Sparcs/Ultras 
> sitting downstairs thinking they're gonna keep going for another few 
> years yet.

Mmmm, cluster.  :-)

Damn.  Must go to bed.

-Dom




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