[rescue] advice on rescuing an e10k

Tom 'spot' Callaway tcallawa at redhat.com
Thu Oct 19 16:37:35 CDT 2006

Hi folks,

I've recently been offered a working E10K for Aurora (Fedora Linux on
SPARC) at no charge, but the catch is that I have to either get it or
get it delivered. They quoted out a delivery charge of ~$3200.00 US.
While this is probably a pretty decent bargain for a functional E10K,
its a LOT of money for Aurora, which isn't even a non-profit, and would
have to solicit the funds from donations.

I was considering renting a truck and trying to get it myself, but I
have no experience doing this. Does anyone have any advice to offer

Tom "spot" Callaway || Red Hat || Fedora || Aurora || GPG ID: 93054260

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