[rescue] Perverse Question
Jonathan C. Patschke
jp at celestrion.net
Fri Jun 6 22:27:33 CDT 2003
On Fri, 6 Jun 2003, Al Potter wrote:
> I have SEVERAL IPX/IPC systems that are currently in use as doorstops,
> bookshelf props, monitor stands, etc. I have replaced them with cheapass
> LXen and Classics, as they have more bawls and builtin 10BaseT.
> No, these IPX/IPCs are not rescuable.
> Dropping a mini-itx mobo into these is interesting (I'm thinking cluster,
> BTW), but the power supply issue bothers me....
I see. Beowulf, perhaps?
> I would much rather use the sun PS than rape it out and kludge in some
> cheapass PC PS.
You mean, you wouldn't rather get rid of the Suns and use PC hardware
for a bunch of PCs? Some people actually still -use- sun4c hardware
because it's bulletproof and MORE than adequate for stuff like DNS and
comp.hardware.sun.rape.rape.rape is ----> thataway. Rescue is quite
the opposite of that.
Jonathan Patschke ) "Leave your lawsuits at home. I have guns."
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