[rescue] Apple WWDC Summary, Cube Computers

Patrick Giagnocavo +1.717.201.3366 patrick at zill.net
Tue Jun 24 20:15:09 CDT 2003

On Tue, Jun 24, 2003 at 08:10:00PM -0500, Eric Dittman wrote:
> > > Loud machines seems to be the machine lovers lot in life.  I love some
> > > of my gear, but it is oh so loud in my tiny apartment.
> > 
> > Bah!  I need to find a way to properly capture the noise that is the
> > Challenge spinning up.
> I wonder which is louder, the Challenge or the 3Com
> 3C17700 I have?  The 3Com is louder than the Octane.
> Hell, the 3Com is louder than the Alphaserver 4100!

I think the sound of several Fujitsu 5.25 full height, 1GB drives
would beat all of them.  I used to have one in a NextCube and called a
friend to reboot it where it was located.  He walked across the room
and rebooted the system, then walked back and picked up the phone.  I
could hear the drives spin up over the phone.


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