Re: Sun Ray and alternative hardware (was rudy de haas)

From: Arthur Keller <arthur_at_kellers_dot_org>
Date: Sat May 29 2004 - 00:50:44 CDT

At 11:17 AM -0700 5/28/04, Alan Dechert wrote:
>> Unlike a sun-ray it has a built in cd rom drive. this is both good
>> and bad. good is obvious, bad is that it could fail on election day.
>Forgot to mention in my previous response...
>Our system must allow for this possibility. We're thinking that we'll have
>one (or maybe two) USB thumb drives so that if the burner failed, a
>procedure would be in place to burn the CD (session for burning the EBIs) on
>another system with a good burner.
>Alan D.

I thought we need a CD-R *and* USB thumb drives. Also, I suggested
that we write to the CD-R at the beginning of the day, to reduce the
chance for failure later.

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