powering up older machines - is it safe?

Eric Smith eric at brouhaha.com
Thu Jun 5 15:36:05 CDT 2008

Eric J Korpela wrote:
> On a 286 PC clone no unique hardware, just flip the switch.  On a
> TRS-80 Model 3 you might want to turn it off if you smell smoke.

So on a 286 PC clone, you _don't_ unplug it if you smell smoke?  :-)

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