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Re: Mouse ball theft (wasRe: [SLUG] Red Hat Slagging)
- To: Jon Biddell <jon@xxxxxxxxx>, slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Re: Mouse ball theft (wasRe: [SLUG] Red Hat Slagging)
- From: Matt Kozera <kozer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat Jul 15 15:14:38 2000
So sell on Ebay ! :)
Jon Biddell wrote:
> >I used to be ( actually I still am) a postgrad at UTS, and I did a fair
> >bit of
> >teaching there (but I don't teach anymore), but this incident with the mouse
> >balls and the simms occured just before I started my postgrad, I got some
> >for setting up the PC labs for electrical eng.
> We had a similar incident in a lab of Alphas at UNSW that I set up - big
> official opening, politician hits power switch - zip...
> Turns out some little bugger had not only swiped the RAM, but the ALPHA
> processors from 24 machines....
> The question I have to ask is... WHY ???