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Re: [SLE] [SOLVED] No operating system found?
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Oct 2004 03:50:02 +0200
  • Message-id: <200410120350.02610.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Tuesday, 12 October 2004 03.39, James Knott wrote:
> In one place where I worked, we'd take a single strand of wire from AC
> power cable and wrap it around the pins on someone's power plug, and
> wait for him to plug it in.
>
> In high school electronics shop, we'd charge a capacitor to a about 200V
> and toss it to someone.
>
> And many years ago, I was taking a course on the Datapoint 2200, which
> used cassettes for data storage. I'd wait until someone was almost
> finished typing in his program code, and then "accidentally" trip over
> the power cord, before he had a chance to save his code. ;-)

You're either dangerously insane or lying through your teeth. Let me guess:
"joke ideas I thought up while reading BOFH episodes"

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