1994-05-02 - Re: So, what are we going to do?

Header Data

From: “Jim Sewell” <jims@Central.KeyWest.MPGN.COM>
To: perry@imsi.com
Message Hash: dcfdd916e615648a03d8d84b1d0da99a0f9af8e7a82a89959f3a1bd5a26610b5
Message ID: <9405021604.AA10149@Central.KeyWest.MPGN.COM>
Reply To: <9405021513.AA25885@snark.imsi.com>
UTC Datetime: 1994-05-02 16:04:58 UTC
Raw Date: Mon, 2 May 94 09:04:58 PDT

Raw message

From: "Jim Sewell" <jims@Central.KeyWest.MPGN.COM>
Date: Mon, 2 May 94 09:04:58 PDT
To: perry@imsi.com
Subject: Re: So, what are we going to do?
In-Reply-To: <9405021513.AA25885@snark.imsi.com>
Message-ID: <9405021604.AA10149@Central.KeyWest.MPGN.COM>
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain

<In mail Perry E. Metzger said:>
> "Jim Sewell" says:
> >   A friend of mine that repaired computers said he ran across an
> >   old disk drive that was used in WWII.
> There were no disk drives in WWII. There were barely computers. Hell,
> there was barely magnetic audio storage -- on steel wire!

He said "the war", perhaps it was Korean?  To paraphrase McCoy,
"Dammit Jim, I'm a programmer, not a historian!"

 Tantalus Inc.          Jim Sewell      Amateur Radio: KD4CKQ
 P.O. Box 2310          Programmer           Internet: jims@mpgn.com
 Key West, FL 33045     C-Unix-PC          Compu$erve: 71061,1027
 (305)293-8100                            PGP via email on request. 
 1K-bit Fingerprint: 8E 14 68 90 37 87 EF B3  C4 CF CD 9A 3E F9 4A 73