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Re: [SLUG] What does it mean?
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] What does it mean?
- From: Jobst Schmalenbach <jobst@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon Jul 30 19:49:02 2001
- Organization: Barrett Consulting Group Pty Ltd
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On Mon, Jul 30, 2001 at 03:21:02PM +1000, David Fitch (davidf@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 30, 2001 at 12:50:00PM +1000, Jobst Schmalenbach wrote:
> > The difference is SPEED. If you have a fast drive and fast MB and you
> > use old type cables its the same as putting a Ferrari on bicycle wheels.
> this is PCs and IDE we're talking about?!!
> I think your analogy is a bit up the creek!
> More like a "hyundai with body kit and shopping trolley rear spolier"
> rather than "Ferrari" (and I won't mention the kid with the backwards
> baseball cap driving it!!).
> (if we were talking about Suns or Alphas then it's a different story!)
<taking up italian accent, vividly moving around the hands>
whatsa rrrong wisss a baseball cap, mate?
<back to normal>
More like a Formula 5000, hehehehe (at least here).
Its all "hand made", not off the shelves, with nice parts
(mylex, athlon 1.1, asus, ibm, phillips, acer)!
The road to wisdom is long, so pack a big lunch!
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