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RE: [announce-all] NAC Maintenance this weekend (fwd)
On Fri, 10 Dec 1999, Deepak Jain wrote: > > > Well, I forwarded it to a few friends who really should know better, so > if you call the feds, don't forget I confessed early. > > The news people would jump on a story like this sharks on chum. Look at > how much is made of a streetflood during a Y2K test. Actual damage/bodily > injury from computer failures would be the cause of a whole series of > articles on "how safe is your workplace?" and "how much does your IT > department REALLY know about Y2K?" > > Stranger things have happened. I have seen a few emails about all optical > switchgear moving 100s of Gb/s around april 1st a few years back. Now I > get product literature from vendors selling it. Yes, but given much of the gear available I am thinking the venders would be better off sending their brag sheets *on* April 1st. --- As folks might have suspected, not much survives except roaches, and they don't carry large enough packets fast enough... --About the Internet and nuclear war.