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Re: [vox-tech] Laptop Install

On Wed 07 Mar 01,  2:37 PM, Gabriel Rosa said: 
> On Wed, 7 Mar 2001, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> Compaq might be a bunch of bozos, but I think there is a very real advantage
> to having a pcmcia interface to the cdrom drive...  it's truly hotswappable
> (afaik, removing hot ide devices is a no no :) ), it power manages very well
> (the socket itself turns off, not just the drive) and it allows for a very
> modular nature. Maybe those bozos actually thought of something we didn't :)

when i'm carrying a laptop, the /last/ thing i want is extra accessories,
wires and devices.  i want something i can carry under my arm and not have
to worry about stuff dropping.

call me strange.  :)


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