Re: Survey about future Sun keyboards and mice
From: Michael Kidd (mkidd_at_uiuc.edu)
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 2004 19:49:43 -0600
> Thomas wrote:
>> In comp.sys.sun.hardware Casper H.S. Dik <Casper.Dik@sun.com> wrote:
>>> Well, remember that this is the same industry which ships with
>>> "Numlock on" by default. What is that for?
>> Ask your accountant, secretary or anyone else involved with spreadsheets
>> and the likes. Most of them will use the number block a *lot* more often
>> than the potential cursor keys in that block (I admit that I never use
>> those, either).
> No offence at all to any StarOffice users, but spreadsheet users should
> not have Sun keyboards on their desks - especially accountants and
> secretaries ;-)
As an accounting student and a Solaris sysadmin, having a Sun keyboard
(Unix layout, of course) at home on my Windows box is heaven.