[rescue] OT: Machine name, was: Ultra 2 upgrade question...
nimitz at nimitzbrood.com
Wed Apr 6 22:14:29 CDT 2005
On Apr 6, 2005, at 7:48 PM, Dan Sikorski wrote:
> Andrew Weiss wrote:
>> It's MegaMAID sir...Shes gone from suck to blow!
> The naming scheme that i use for the machines i own is mostly the
> names of vehicles in movies and TV. Some are: Concordia (from Wing
> Commander), Skyfire (Transformers), Shadowfax (LotR), Apollo (Apollo
> 13), Herbie (Herbie the love bug), Kit (Knight Rider), Carpet
> (Alladin). When i was in college, i used a pentium II PC for a file
> server, and called it Spaceball1. I later upgraded it to dual
> processor, added a disk and memory, and change it's name to MegaMaid.
> "Metamorphasis completed sir, Spaceball1 has now become" <timpani>
Mine are kind of random SciFi/Anime. One used to be giverofhomes, a
laptop was R-Dorothy, the new file server is going to be Melfina.
Norman handles my mail. I had an Orac many years ago. Whatever the
whim strikes me when I choose a name. :-)
"The very young do not often do what they are told." - The Nox
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