Subject: Re: Alpha stuff for free
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Dave McGuire <email@example.com>
Date: 09/08/2003 20:06:58
On Monday, September 8, 2003, at 07:58 PM, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>> If you're looking for a newer machine, I can't say enough nice
>> about the AS500. They're fast, take modern peripherals (68 pin SCSI
>> drives), and are relatively compact.
> Isn't the AS 500 the one that takes special, nonstandard memory? Do
> I remember that correctly?
It does, and that sucks, but it's readily available on eBay.
>> For a small and super-cheap PCI machine, the AS200 isn't bad. I've
>> used a bunch of those. Their power supplies can be unreliable, but
>> other than that, they do ok.
> Don't tell me that. My 200 has been holding up for seven years now,
> every day except when the power was out. Knock on wood.
Eeeek! Sorry man...didn't mean to jinx you...
Dave McGuire "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL -Bill Bradford