[rescue] [geeks] Free: Sun GDM20D10

Phil Stracchino alaric at metrocast.net
Thu Jul 24 08:34:04 CDT 2008

Jonathan C. Patschke wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Jul 2008, Bill Bradford wrote:
>> Ten or eleven years ago, I managed to acquire an IBM 6091-19 19" monitor
>> and got it working with Windows and X11.
> I had a 6091-023 on my desk at $ISP.  It looked -really- nice connected to
> my Octane.  It eventually developed electrical problems (screen would fade
> slowly and then instantly brighten, would wiggle from side to side), and I
> gave it to our local monitor repair-guy to play with.
> It was a great display, so long as you didn't have to move it.  There
> must've been 50 pounds of glass in the thing.

Still pales in comparison to the 90D10.  I finally got a couple local
guys to come take that after I got my new LCD.  Took both of them to
carry it down the stairs.

  Phil Stracchino, CDK#2     DoD#299792458     ICBM: 43.5607, -71.355
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