Xent being down
Fri, 10 Aug 2001 15:12:49 -0500
It was a poor attempt at humor, K. A reference to the odd timewarp-like effect
that I see occasionally when old messages suddenly re-appear on list, or
messages sent ages back show up after inexplicable delay.
Um. Nevermind. :-)
Kragen Sitaker wrote:
> Jeff Bone writes:
> > Are we sure Xent was down, or was there some kind of a relativistic
> > thing going on???
> Xent was disconnected from the Internet, powered off, and shipped from
> LA to Silicon Valley in a cardboard box. This meets some definitions
> of "down".
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> Kragen Sitaker <http://www.pobox.com/~kragen/>
> Perilous to all of us are the devices of an art deeper than we possess
> -- Gandalf the White [J.R.R. Tolkien, "The Two Towers", Bk 3, Ch. XI]