"You Won't Believe Who Wins"

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at gmail.com
Sat Jun 2 00:47:00 CDT 2007


Jim Leonard wrote:
> Chuck Guzis wrote:
>> On 1 Jun 2007 at 20:52, Sridhar Ayengar wrote:
>>
>>>> I have a 2GHz AMD Athlon 64 X2 with 1GB RAM that gets booted into 
>> MS-DOS
>>> 7.1 at least twice a week.  Anyone care to guess the boot time on that?
>>
>> There was a PS/2 with DOS-in-ROM.  I wonder how fast that boots.  
> 
> Sure you aren't thinking of the Tandy TL series?  Those has DOS in ROM. 
>  I don't know of any PS/2 with DOS in ROM.

Like he and I both wrote earlier, it was actually a PS/1.  If you want 
more information, I can head into the attic and dig up the machine to 
get you an IBM type-model number.

The only problem with that machine is that the DOS (for obvious reasons) 
can't be upgraded.

Peace...  Sridhar



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