Re: grumblegrumblegrumble *BLAM*
- From: Steve VanDevender <stevev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 05 Dec 2008 16:44:10 -0800
Gallian <gallian@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
Occasionally I would wish the opponent's SAN had triggered.
(Acronym overload: SAN is the Sniper Activation Number in Advanced
Squad Leader. Roll SAN on your dice, and something dreadful may happen
to your troops. Lots of fun in urban scenarios, with high troop
density maps and high SANs, especially when that carefully sited
mortar triggers the SAN and the sniper hits the mortar crew).
Roll SAN on your dice, and something dreadful may happen to your
disks. Lots of fun in datacenter scenarios, with high disk density maps
and high SANs, especially when that carefully sited firmware triggers
the SAN and the sniper hits the firmware update.
Yeah, that maps across pretty well.
Steve VanDevender "I ride the big iron" http://hexadecimal.uoregon.edu/
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