[linux-elitists] Introducing Myself

Teh Entar-Nick nick@teh.entar.net
Wed Jan 7 09:34:31 PST 2004


begin  Teh Entar-Nick  quotation:
> 	It was only ever in actual IBM PCs and XTs.  IBM charged a
> pretty penny to license the ROM BIOS to other vendors, and I don't
> think even Compaq bothered with it.

	D'oh!  Of COURSE compaq re-engineered the ROM BIOS.  It was
the ROM BASIC they likely didn't bother with.  Typo.

-- 
"Forget the damned motor car and build cities for lovers and friends."
	-- Lewis Mumford

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