Celestial Weasel (celestialweasel) wrote,
Celestial Weasel

The battle against technology, part 94

I am pleased to report the motherboard transplant a success. The PC is powered by a replacement MiniITX 800MHz board, and the sound is now working again. This is pleasing as it would have been a bit annoying to find out that it was a software problem not a hardware one as we suspected, because the 80 quid and time would have been in vain AND I would have had to reinstall the OS.
The car DAB radio has also miraculously started working properly again. It has been suspiciously binary i.e. it has gone from 'not very good' to 'how it was to start with', which makes me think it is down to a loose connection rather than the aerial getting damp or something. Or maybe it just heard me talking about its putative replacement and decided to shape up...
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