[rescue] hard drives for sparc10?

Joshua Boyd jdboyd at jdboyd.net
Mon Jan 17 17:29:22 CST 2005

On Mon, Jan 17, 2005 at 04:55:21PM -0600, Bruce Pullig wrote:

> I had the exact same problem with the exact same part once before.   I 
> grabbed my 68-50 pin adapter from home to help out another department that 
> was in a pinch.  After a month of my Indy being down due to their not 
> buying one of their own, and repeated calls.  They complained that they 
> were too expensive. (I think I paid around $10) I removed mine from their 
> Indigo 2 and told the manager that he needed to buy one, and that I didn't 
> have one he could borrow any longer.   I did give him directions to Fry's.

> I hate to be hard nosed, but if I can buy a part for one of my systems at 
> home, they are not too expensive for a business to purchase.  No matter 
> what department they are in.  "We have no budget" doesn't fly.

I probably shouldn't comment on the situation any further in public.

Joshua D. Boyd
jdboyd at jdboyd.net

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