[sf-lug] the upcoming installfest - screwdriver (phillips #?)
Michael.Paoli at cal.berkeley.edu
Thu Feb 21 12:33:51 PST 2008
Hmmmm, would't a phillips #1 generally be more fitting (literally) for such?
I'd tend to think mostly #1, and perhaps occassionally a #2 or #0, and
sometimes something fitted for the proper size nutdriver ... and perhaps
other tools, but even more rarely called for.
> Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2008 08:19:34 -0800
> From: jim stockford <jim at well.com>
> Subject: Re: [sf-lug] the upcoming installfest and Monday night at
> To: ron <rondosxx at yahoo.com>
> Cc: sf-lug at linuxmafia.com
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> first, three cheers for daniel gimpelevich!
> second, here's what you agreed to do at the upcoming
> install fest:
> * show up on time. might be smart to bring water and
> maybe a screwdriver (phillips #2).
> * pick a place to work (there'll be several)
> * pick a computer on which to install ubuntu
> * use the supplied DVD or CD disk to install ubuntu
> on the computer per supplied instructions
> ! if it appears there's something wrong with a particular
> computer, move it to the work place that's dedicated to
> fixing hardware. If you're interested in trying to fix it,
> do so.
> On Feb 19, 2008, at 4:12 PM, ron wrote:
> > jim,
> > sometime between a couple of your
> > not-working-with-Microsoft-products jobs, can you
> > refresh my memory about what I agreed to do in an
> > installfest and when?
> > I had a successful install on my old Latitude CSx
> > laptop last night with Daniel. We were there til about
> > 10:15 when we were kicked out. Daniel finished the
> > last command line details on the sidewalk in the dark.
> > I bought additional memory this morning; now it's
> > smoking fast, sorta. Daniel discovered my connectivity
> > errors, the software/BIOS problem(s), and solved all
> > the incidental issues that arose. Thanks, Daniel!
> > ron
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