OT Don't read this (was Re: Altair MBL source)
bfranchuk at jetnet.ab.ca
Tue Apr 19 09:48:58 CDT 2005
>>What happened was the _application_, not Windows, had a flaw (a divide by
>Read the bottom of the article, where they state that numerous other
>software failures on the Yorktown are associated with using Win NT.
>I think the real lesson here is, don't let any computer be your sole
>method of controlling a warship... didn't these people watch
I guess nobody in DC watches Classic Star Trek and installed "manual
Funny in WWI & WWII warships worked well with out puters but then they
powered phones" for commication on ship -- no electricty needed -- just
wire between phones.
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