[rescue] Re: [geeks] IKEA "Jerker" desk instructions?
mcguire at neurotica.com
Sun Feb 15 23:31:15 CST 2004
On Feb 16, 2004, at 12:26 AM, Bill Bradford wrote:
>>> Here's my current computer room (well, as of 1.5 years ago, but its
>> Can anyone remember when the term "computer room" meant a big room
>> full of racks and no people?
> I call that "data center" or "machine room".
Yeah I'm trying to adopt the "data center" term. But before
everybody and their brother had a PeeCee at home, "computer room" had
been the accepted term for, what, forty years?
> In this case, "computer room" is "the room where the computers
> reside", as
> there are none in the rest of the house.
Yeah. For most laypeople, "computer room" seems to mean "the spare
bedroom with a Windows machine on a tiny desk in the corner". Sad.
Dave McGuire "My tummy hurts now, but my soul
Cape Coral, FL feels a little better." -Ed
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