Re: Corrections re: PCMCIA/PC Card/CardBus/PCI/etc.

From: Jim Thompson (
Date: 2002-03-15 12:03:43 UTC

> This doesn't at all account for the astronomical price of actual CardBus
> adapters, as the incremental cost for the slot might be a dollar and the
> bits to switch the voltages as required maybe another dollar. Even
> tripling that as is commonplace does not account for $140 CardBus
> adapters. Someone should be shot, IMO.

How about the extremely low volume for such things? Really.

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