From: John P. Looney (valen at domain redbrick.dcu.ie)
Date: Mon 26 Apr 1999 - 12:30:22 IST
So, did many people get bitten by that Chernobyl.cih virus ? Loads of
people in DCU have lost stuff - it waited until today, and then trashed the
BIOS, the boot sector, partition table & the first few megs of the FAT.
If you dual boot windows....think very hard before rebooting into it
today, unless it's off a virus checking floppy...
Damn, I'd hate to have to use Windows.
-- 'As my grandmother used to say, as she worked away on her spinning wheel, "Those who do not remember history, are doomed to repeat it, especially if they change the addressing modes, or wordsize of their architechture"' - Peter Van Der Linden
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