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RE: DELL 1600 and 1650 potential fire risk
From: <John.Herbert () ins com>
Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2004 09:22:17 -0000
Cael has a point.. :-) A quick google gives this:
...which may be what you're looking for.
From: Cael Abal [mailto:lists2 () onryou com]
Sent: Tue 16/03/2004 06:04
To: full-disclosure () lists netsys com
Subject: Re: [Full-Disclosure] DELL 1600 and 1650 potential fire risk
Chris Cozad wrote:
> Has anyone experienced any of the supposed problems with the Dell 1600
> and 1650 servers? Apparantly a percentage of these servers shipped early
> last year have a fault on the motherboard, whereby the video chip
> actually burns up in a huge cloud of smoke.
> We are getting conflicting reports out of Dell, depending who we talk
> to. The support technicians have all said they have seen 3 or 4 of these
> failures each over the past 6 months or so, but our account manager kind
> of glosses over the problem.
Personally, if my office and everyone in it was conceivably in peril of
imminent destruction by raging inferno I don't think I'd let my account
rep 'gloss over' the problem.
Do you not like your co-workers? :)
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