[rescue] WTB: SGI (MIPS architecture) Systems

Ian Finder ian.finder at gmail.com
Sat May 22 18:11:34 CDT 2010

It's an expensive turnkey digital compositing system used in cinema.

I own an older Onyx-based flame.
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On Sat, May 22, 2010 at 06:56:35PM -0400, Phil Stracchino wrote:

>A couple of those listings mentioned 'discreet smoke', 'discreet flame'
>... what *are* those?  They sound like codenames for military operations
>to me.  I could TOTALLY see a covert op being codenamed Discreet Smoke.

That's so Bush administration. Now a "Discreet Smoke" is where you will
find the President between meetings. :-)


Geoffrey S. Mendelson, Jerusalem, Israel gsm at mendelson.com  N3OWJ/4X1GM
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