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Re: [ProgSoc] $0.02
On Fri, 12 Jun 1998, Matt wrote:
> > This is something to keep an eye on. I wonder if the Zip has enough
> > momentum to go beyond Iomega now. Do you have a web page where the
> > latest situation on Iomega is explained?
> any good finacial page on the web should give you all te public
> details (try cnnfi for example, you can get to it through cnn.com).
Yup; CEOs quitting and inventory problems, etc ... some generally shoddy
business practice which is a shame seeing how they started so well. I
hope they fix their technical issues.
> > BTW, to the person who said Zips are slow: You're not still using the
> > parallel version, are you?
> ack, dont use the parallel version, get the internal ATAPI version,
Ack, I bought a SCSI version in 1995. The Zip Zoom card was a bargain
$100 but it just sits in my old PC now :)
> >> p.s. can people put a "--" as the first line of their signature?
> > Email is ASCII. Cope with it.
> doof, the '--' is there because it is part of the RFC's (822 or 823 i
> cant remember which one). iut has nothing to do with ascii and
> everything to do with delimiting your signature or other automagically
I know, I don't care :)
My emails are going to be on a baseline of ASCII, and if your email spews
because I'm not typing '--' then that's yer problem.
> if you wish to ignore standards you start walking down the dark path.
Ooh scary. <g>
Of course you won't even recognise this bit so why am I typing here?
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