Subject: RE: Unsuccessful chip replacement attempt
To: 'Graham Allan' <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Woyciesjes <DAW@yalepress3.unipress.yale.edu>
Date: 02/15/2002 11:35:28
> From: Graham Allan
> On Fri, Feb 15, 2002 at 11:27:41AM -0500, David Woyciesjes wrote:
> > >
> > > Once our router filled up with water from a leak in the roof (for some
> > > reason it was on the top floor). This was a while back, so it was a
> > > old Cisco AGS+... anyway once the water reaches a certain level inside
> > > the case, you get a bang and an intense burning smell. I called the
> > > campus network people to come over, but by the time they arrived, a
> > > couple of our faculty had the router taken apart into about 30 pieces
> > > across the floor.
> > >
> > But the important question is, did they get it working again? Or did
> > they just bust it up?
> I think it just got carried away in its 30 pieces and was replaced by
> another. Unless they were ready to start winding a new power supply I
> don't think there was anything that could be done.
> It was worthwhile though just for the look on the faces of the network
> guys when they arrived...
I can imagine. Wish I could've seen it.
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