Fwd: Naked Mini Broke

From: Iggy Drougge <optimus_at_canit.se>
Date: Fri Feb 2 21:00:30 2001

Sellam Ismail skrev:

>On Thu, 1 Feb 2001, James Willing wrote:

>> >I'm a tech at United Space Alliance in Cape Canaveral Florida. I have a
>> >Computer Automation LSI 2 computer that doesn't boot up and I'm not sure
>> >why. We use this computer to run automated tests on the space shuttle Ku
>> >band comm systems and need to get it fixed fairly quickly. Can you help?
>> >if so, drop me a line and we'll see if we can work something out.

>Holy crap. Why is an aerospace company still using such an old-assed
>computer? Anyway, I may be able to help them.

What's wrong with old-arsed computer anyway???
BTW, I read somewhere that the space shuttle actually used core memory,
apparently due to the bad resistance towards radiation in older IC memory.
Could anyone confirm whether this still holds true?

En ligne avec Thor 2.6.
When does a system administrator do the first backup?
The first day on the job after the system administrator who never did.
Received on Fri Feb 02 2001 - 21:00:30 GMT

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