Subject: Re: I Think I Still Exist
To: Bucketmouth Frogstump <>
From: Ben Thompson <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 12/18/2001 20:24:12
Yeah, I think it would be a good idea to keep the files, I've
certainly made use of them.

Re: the free-to-a-good-home DECs - Do you have any model
600's?  I've got one, and would love another one for RAM, spares

Perhaps you could email me a list of what's available, with
when & where details closer to the date?


----- Original Message -----
From: "Bucketmouth Frogstump" <>
To: <>
Sent: Tuesday, December 18, 2001 11:18 AM
Subject: I Think I Still Exist

> Hi folks. I sort of fell off the planet for a bit, but I'm back now.
> had any time to play with my Alphas of late. I actually became an OS X
> convert in the last couple of months, and I'm having a lovely time.
> Two things I thought I'd post about.
> 1) I'm shutting down today, which has been
> hosting the FTP site with the binary of the SFB X Server for the 3000 I
> compiled almost a year ago. Is that still relevant to anyone, or is
> in the release versions now? I can shove copies of everything onto another
> machine if necessary, but if it's all pointless now, I'll just let it
> vanish.
> 2) My Hotmail account got shut down for being inactive and I lost all my
> mail, including all the people who contacted me about the possible "Free
> Good Home" 3000-series machines I have here. I have now got all those
> machines wiped off the asset register, so they just need to be piled up
> sorted out before people can start taking them away. I'll post again about
> this early in the new year - don't contact me now. I think I've got 6
> complete systems to hand out, including bloody huge monitors. The main
> is - yeah, it's still happening, so pay attention in January if you want
> free computers (pick up only - Melbourne, Victoria, Australia vicinity).
> That's it - you can all get on with your lives now.  :)
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