[rescue] OT: Linux and USB on Intel

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Mon Apr 21 11:00:58 CDT 2003

On Monday, April 21, 2003, at 10:53 AM, Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
>> When I reply, "yes it's fast" they invariably ask how many Ghz.  I 
>> tell
>> them 300Mhz and their look of excitement immediately turns to disgust.
>> "That's too slow." they say.  "How do you get any work done?" they 
>> ask.
> Heh... I run two servers at home.  When I tell people what they do they
> are impressed.  They ask me if I'm running Intel or AMD CPUs.  Then I
> tell them that both servers are Sun SS5's, around 10 years old.  
> Totally
> different attitude after that.  Some have even said I was lying.  No
> machine that old can do server work!

   Sounds like you need to be more selective about who you let into your 
house. ;)

    [dave ducks]


Dave McGuire           "She's a cheek pincher.  I have scars."
St. Petersburg, FL                          -Gary Nichols

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