[rescue] packing options for ultra 60

Lionel Peterson lionel4287 at verizon.net
Mon Mar 5 14:37:06 CST 2007

>From: Sridhar Ayengar <ploopster at gmail.com>
>Date: 2007/03/05 Mon PM 02:18:13 CST
>To: The Rescue List <rescue at sunhelp.org>
>Subject: Re: [rescue] packing options for ultra 60

>Bill Bradford wrote:
>> On Mon, Mar 05, 2007 at 02:04:45PM -0600, Jonathan C. Patschke wrote:
>>> The resilience of the plastic components of a Unix workstation vary
>>> inversely with respect to the system's initial sticker price.  A U30 may
>>> require a freight carrier to damage it, but an E450 can lose its
>>> operator panel's door through general handling, and an SGI's platics can
>>> crack if you'll just look at them sternly.
>> Wasn't it Pete Wargo who tied a rack-size SGI to the back of a truck and
>> dragged it through a parking lot?
>Was there any particular reason?

I suspect he simply had to move it between buildings...

I mean, why else would the server chassis have wheels? ;^)

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