did anyone else go to MIT?

Gordon JC Pearce gordonjcp at gjcp.net
Tue Sep 18 13:24:58 CDT 2007


On Tue, 2007-09-18 at 13:51 -0400, Bryan Pope wrote:
> And thusly were the wise words spake by Sridhar Ayengar
> > 
> > Jules Richardson wrote:
> > >>>>>  has 3,000 computers
> > >>
> > >> He's either BS-ing you, or he means modern-ish PC junk, or both.
> > > 
> > > Or he's speaking on 'behalf' of somewhere.
> > > 
> > > e.g. how many machines do the CHM have? Quite a few thousand I'd expect.
> > 
> > I wouldn't say I have three thousand, but I have at least several hundred.
> > 
> > My collection's size isn't primarily due to the number of machines, but 
> > instead because of the size of my machines.  And there are a few people 
> > on this list whose collections are the size of mine or larger, at least 
> > that I know of.
> > 
> 
> Hmmm..  A new way to define ones collection - by the space it takes up! :)

Hm.  Mine takes 30 gallons per hundred miles to move.

Gordon




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