[rescue] Bigger Iron at Home (was: SNMP, Baby!)
ajwdsp at cloud9.net
Wed Nov 12 15:56:05 CST 2003
On Nov 12, 2003, at 2:26 PM, Joshua Boyd wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 12, 2003 at 02:21:35PM -0500, J. Alexander Jacocks wrote:
>> Not to mention that, even during my last year (1998?), they had Sparc
>> 10's (SM41/SM51) in the labs. And, you had to pay for print-outs.
>> Needless to say, I did my projects elsewhere.
> Up until I believe it was 2001 or 2002 Millersville had their CS
> students doing most of their work on IPXs. I think it may have been
> fall of 2001.
We did a lot of our engineering work on Sparcstation Classics. Maple V
and such. Our university was a big Sun school. At the time I was
considering taking a loan out to get an Ultra 1 170 E for 6G's instead
of the 12-14 list price... because of our discount... I'm glad I didn't
... the one semester I was at MD instead of my school (Univ of DE),
they had lots of NeXT black hardware in WAM labs. Man I wish I had
been around to salvage those.
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