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You Am I
May 20, 2001

Me @ your poasting



Lutha Mahtin posted:

do these nerds remember the days of athlons with no heat spreaders when people would be installing the heatsink and crunch whoops that was the die
Oh god the horrible memories.

pram posted:

yes because the heatsink was held on by that stupid clip thing you had to press down super hard on. socket a was poo poo
I was working at a computer store when the Athlons were big news, and always dreaded putting the clip on the CPU socket. was worried the plastic latch would snap off the socket or I'd slip with the screw driver and rip up the tracks on the motherboard

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