Yahoo! News Story - Floppy Disk Becoming Relic of the Past (fwd)

From: Dwight K. Elvey <>
Date: Mon Sep 20 12:54:05 2004

>From: "Ethan Dicks" <>

>> Now if you were to say that the serial port is disappearing ... well
>> then I would be concerned.
>The serial port _is_ disappearing. I am concerned. I have a number of

 I'm starting to have what I call linkage machines. I have
a lap top with a CDROM drive that I tranfer stuff to a desk top
with CROM and floppies. From the floppy, I go to an older lap top
to send serial to my older machines. I expect someday I'll have
a DVD writer to talk to a machine that only uses DVD's.
 It is the weakest chain linking but what else to do?
Received on Mon Sep 20 2004 - 12:54:05 BST

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