[rescue] Re: Throw another packet on the server...

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Thu Aug 21 11:46:54 CDT 2003

On Thursday, August 21, 2003, at 09:04 AM, Linc Fessenden wrote:
>> Nah, just use an SGI anything for example an octane, turn it on and 
>> just
>> let it sit there doing nothing but display the login prompt, leave 
>> your
>> room let a few minutes pass, go back into your room and feel the 
>> warmth.
>> I have an octane in my room, and all I can say is Jesus H Tapdancing
>> Christ it is not only loud as hell, but I can heat a hole house with 
>> it! I
>> had to use it the past week and the room was unbearable even with open
>> windows and fans running...
> You guys are crazy..  Try running a decstation 5000/240 and an
> alphastation 3000/400 for a while.  They sound like friggin jet engines
> and easilly put out more heat than my furnace.  My octane pales in
> comparison.  I find it to be actually a cool running machine.  You can 
> fry
> an egg (literally) on that alphastation.  I burnt my arm once leaning 
> over
> it to turn it off.

   Yeah Linc, these guys are lightweights.

   That's right up there with the "this tiny machine is OH SO LOUD!!" 
crowd...for tiny, barely audible machines.


Dave McGuire                 "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL                     -Bill Bradford

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