sparcalarms, was Re: [rescue] Perverse Question

Phil Stracchino alaric at
Sun Jun 15 21:31:23 CDT 2003

On Sun, Jun 15, 2003 at 07:17:30PM -0700, Eric Josephson wrote:
> A few months later I was asked again, with the same answer.
> I recommended spinning new hardware or adding a dedicated
> processor to the GPS interface to transform the coordinates.
> They rejected the idea, but kept asking.  It never seemed
> to sink in that the answer wouldn't change just because they
> wanted it to.

Unfortunately, that seems to be all too common among suits.  Been there,
done that ....

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