Classics long overdue a Boot.

Austin Pass austinpass at
Fri May 20 13:57:06 CDT 2016

> On 20 May 2016, at 19:04, David Brownlee <abs at> wrote:
> They also mainly had Micropolis disks ("For all your data loss
> needs").

Drink duly spat over exterior of SPARCclassic laughing at this!

I remember wondering who the $¥€%#<^* had brought a cement mixer into the workshop c. 1996, only to realise the noise was coming from the Micropolis 5.25" HDD in our Novell Netware 3.12 server.  Nasty, nasty things. We renamed them Necropolis due to their propensity toward the data afterlife.


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