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To: Corey Shields <cshields@g.o>
From: Donnie Berkholz <spyderous@g.o>
Subject: Re: non-monitary proposal to help Donnie
Date: Wed, 07 Sep 2005 15:02:38 -0700
Corey Shields wrote:
> After talking with Kingtaco, he agreed that (if the trustees agree), we loan 
> Donnie the old board/cpu from Nemo  (the pre-AMD donation nemo).  This board 
> has sat unused mainly because there is a badly burnt transistor on the board, 
> but nemo was working fine when we took it down.  The burn is close to the 
> SATA and USB chipsets, neither were being used by Nemo.  I think this was the 
> factor that allowed it to work as it did.  With this in mind it has no 
> intended future use in production by the AMD64 or releng teams.
> 
> There would be no cost to get this to Donnie, as he lives here in Corvallis.  
> He can swing by my office and pick it up as soon as the Trustees agree on 
> this (if it is agreeable).

This loan could be most useful as a temporary measure; thanks for 
suggesting it! What kind of board/CPU is this? I've got IDE disks here, 
so lack of SATA isn't a problem (unless the board also has no IDE), and 
I've got a PCI USB card.

Thanks,
Donnie
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