Speaking of insufficient skill

Jason Van Patten jason at infogenix.com
Wed Jun 8 14:16:01 MDT 2011


On 6/7/2011 8:40 PM, Charles Curley wrote:
> On Tue, 7 Jun 2011 02:39:59 -0600
> "S. Dale Morrey"<sdalemorrey at gmail.com>  wrote:
>
>> To make matters worse, this machine has an intel chipset and I'm
>> actually starting to get a bit suspicious that the chipset itself is
>> failing as evidenced by a failure to load drivers and recognize
>> plugged in peripherals.
> This reminds me of the routine monthly maintenance on the original
> Apple II. Once a month, remove every external and internal cable. Pull
> every card, clean the contacts with an eraser. Pull every socketed chip.
> Reseat the chips. Reinstall the cards. Reinstall the cables.
>
No voltage tests on the cables to verify conectvity?.. slacker..


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