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Re: [SLUG] Linux servers growing in numbers out there
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Linux servers growing in numbers out there
- From: Heracles <heracles@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sun Jul 1 21:06:02 2001
- Cc: "'slug@xxxxxxxxxxx'" <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> On Sun, 1 Jul 2001, Heracles wrote:
> > PS with 256Mb PC133 RAM selling at $77 today at North Rocks, why not
> > just add a little memory?
> $77? Are you serious??
> It wasn't so long ago that I was rejoicing at getting 128 Mb PC133 for
> $120. Now you tell me I can get twice as much for half the money?
> Time to upgrade all the machines in the house, methinks.
Absolutely serious. I was really surprised. The price varied from $77 to
$90 for 256 Mb depending upon vendor. It's got something to do with the
strength of the Australian dollar against the Asian currencies. Might
even get cheaper if we are lucky!
Stay well and happy