Computers & Lysol

From: John Higginbotham <>
Date: Tue Jan 27 20:45:19 1998

At 05:26 PM 1/27/98 -0800, you wrote:
>Don't laugh. I'm getting complaints around here about one of my computers
>the SMS-1000 (PDP-11/73) smelling of mold and mildew, and have been asked
>to either remove it, or spray it down with Lysol. How safe is it to spray
>a computer down with Lysol? Obviously I'd not run it for a while if I do.

Well, I know it kills germs and bacteria, but I'm not sure about computer
(<RIMSHOT> Thank you! Ya'll have been a wonderful crowd! G'night everybody!)

Seriously, I don't see a problem, just try to keep it away from the boards,
let it dry thoroughly if you get alot of buildup, and you should be good to

-John Higginbotham-
Received on Tue Jan 27 1998 - 20:45:19 GMT

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