The Millenium!

Ray Brown

Message 11839 · 28 Apr 1998 08:29:30 · Variable-width font · Whole thread

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> From: Richard L. Walker <xxxxxxxx@xxxxxx.xxx>
> To: xxxxxxxxxx@xx.xxxxxxxxxx.xxx-xxxxxxxxx.xx
> Subject: Re: The Millenium!
> Date: Monday, April 27, 1998 11:47 PM
>
> I like to think of the computer problems being associated with the
> K2 (or year 2000) situation where the computer clocks cause much
> weeping and gnashing of teeth. The Millennium can be for the
> celebrations. In reality, both will probably occur over the
> entire two year -- k2 plus Millennium -- (or longer) period. It
> should be an interesting time to say the least.
 
  Just wanted to mention, in medical equipment circles at least (my
profession, repairing medical equipment), it's called " Y2K "... and,
interesting is an understatement. :-)
 
> I warned folks about
> it in the 1970s and was told, "I'm not going to worry about it
> because I'll be retired by then." And they didn't --and they are.
 
  Unless I win a lottery, I won't be able to retire for at least another 20
years. :-)
 
Ray Brown
Joplin, MO, USA :-)

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