[wplug-internet] wplug.ece.cmu.edu

Duncan Hutty dhutty at ece.cmu.edu
Wed Jan 7 18:53:47 EST 2009

Beth Lynn Eicher wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 6, 2009 at 10:19 AM, Duncan Hutty <dhutty at ece.cmu.edu> wrote:
>> I have a machine labelled wplug.ece.cmu.edu in my machine room. It's a
>> Gateway (P3?).
>> Do you know to whom it belongs?
>> Are we still using it?
>> What do you want me to do with it?
>> It can stay a bit longer if it's still being used, but we're going through a
>> reorganisation of our machine room, so if we're not using it, I'd like to
>> get it out of the way.
>> Cheers,
>> Duncan
> Duncan,
> Thank you for reminding me of this machine. It is my opinion that this
> machine is no longer used for its purpose as a beta wiki.  Since we've
> migrated to linode, I do not believe we need it anymore. Just in case
> I am posting this response to the internet committee list and a few
> key others who may remember the history of this system better.
> As far as who the hardware belongs to, this is a wplug asset.
> Could we use this box for an installfest mirror for use at installfests?
> There has been some talk of a distro mirror of installfests - more
> recently a Fedora-specific mirror.
> If not, I recommend we sell this box at the February installfest.
> This will help us raise money for rent at the WSCC and other expenses.
> I can not make an executive decision on the fate of this system. This
> is just a recommendation to the board. Note that I am no longer on the
> board.
> Thanks,
> Beth Lynn Eicher

Ok, let me know when someone wants it and I'll endeavour to make it 

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