FW: List your old computer
trash80 at internode.on.net
Wed Feb 24 17:17:01 CST 2021
Thanks Stan - no it wasn’t anything to do with uptime. It was like a museum but people registered/listed their machines with some info about them and some pictures.
From: cctalk <cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org> On Behalf Of stan via cctalk
Sent: Thursday, 25 February 2021 10:02 AM
To: cctalk at classiccmp.org
Subject: Re: FW: List your old computer
By any chance, are you thinking of uptimes.net?
Some years ago (early 2000's?) it was tracking systems uptimes. I had an Alpha system talking to it at one time.
IIRC, the record at one time was a VAX cluster, with an uptime of 1200+ days. Windows NT systems fared a lot worse, average of about 40 some days....
On 2021-02-24 2:02 a.m., Kevin Parker via cctalk wrote:
> My apologies for the tracker embedded in my original post. I use it
> for my business and forgot to remove it before posting to this list.
> Kevin Parker
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> Sent: Wednesday, 24 February 2021 6:00 PM
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> Subject: List your old computer
> Hi folks - there used to be a web site where you could register and
> list your "classic/old computer(s)". I'm not looking to do that but am
> trying to find something from years gone by that I think was on that site.
> I thought it was https://www.old-computers.com/ or
> http://oldcomputers.net/ but it's neither of those.
> My googlefoo has been unable to track it down assuming it still
> exists. I know at one stage the owner was thinking of closing it down
> because of hacks or spamming of forms or something like that.
> Does this ring a bell with anyone?
> Thank you!!
> Kevin Parker
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