Subject: Re: major hier(7) overhauls?
To: Greg A. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Curt Sampson <email@example.com>
Date: 12/22/1998 11:08:33
On Tue, 22 Dec 1998, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> You can always add a tape to a sun3 if you already have a disk, assuming
> you've got an appropriate tape drive to add.
> I've never met a sun3 that wouldn't netboot either, assuming you've got
> a network and a machine to boot from.
Both assumptions are often not true.
> Personally I'd call anyone who didn't have either a tape, or enough disk
> to spare another 100MB, or a network and other machine capable of being
> a server, a crazy fool.
No, Greg. There are some people out there who simply don't have
the money to go out and buy all this stuff. Such as the poor students
I gave a couple of Sun 3s to a few weeks ago.
Curt Sampson <firstname.lastname@example.org> 604 801 5335 De gustibus, aut bene aut nihil.
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