[rescue] Sun crushes the used Sun market

Peter Corlett abuse at cabal.org.uk
Tue Jun 28 04:49:26 CDT 2005

Patrick Giagnocavo 717-201-3366 <patrick at zill.net> wrote:
> They just announced an $895 Opteron system, or, if you pay $30 a
> month for 3 years, they give you the hardware, plus Sun Studio 10
> and some other software, plus they give you a Sun support contract
> (which I suppose lets you access all the stuff that used to be
> free).

Which works out at a touch under #500, and about what I'd budgeted to
build a replacement desktop. I'd bite if they could be bothered to
sell the Ultra 20 in the UK market. (There's no mention on uk.sun.com,

Oh well, random grey import components and a copy of Sarge it is

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