Diablo 30 disks and failure
ard at p850ug1.demon.co.uk
Fri Sep 17 13:20:40 CDT 2010
> >The Perq was the result of a visit (sabbatical?) at Xerox PARC
> >by one of the principals of Three Rivers Computer, much like
> >the way Lilith originated from Wirth's experiences there.... --Bill
> Ah, hah! Do I correctly surmise that the correct pronunciation of
> "Perq" is /park/ = [pahrk] (cf dictionary.com "park") and not /p3rk/
> = [purk] (cf dictionary.com, "perk") ?
Hmmm.. I've always heard it prodounced as 'purk'.... But 'park' would
have a certain logic to it, based on the ancestry, I guess...
Pascal Evaluation Really Quickly :-)
[Note, I have also heard 'Execution' rather than 'Evaluation' and 'Real
Quick' at the end...]
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