i have a feeling this has gotta be part of an insurance scam, cause i cant imagine why someone would want to house $80k in computer gear in the same house their kids sleep in.
@trhr the only fraud that’s committed so far is the lie that such a setup is easily maintained, physically secure or even remotely as capable as hosting it at the friggin data center.
@wholesomedonut Not to worry, I am to teach his teenage son how to administer them. A teenage son that didn't know how to find his public IP.
@trhr I've only got one bottle of fancy root beer left in my fridge but I'm tempted to pour it out in sympathy after hearing this
@splatt9990 yeah... i mean, I appreciate that everybody's gotta start somewhere... but I had already gotten a school IT director fired (and myself expelled) by the time I was his age, and that was just what I learned in AOL chat rooms, so he's definitely behind the curve.
i'm sure he'll make a fantastic real estate agent or whatever it is rich kids who never had to learn anything become when they grow up.
Fosstodon is an English speaking Mastodon instance that is open to anyone who is interested in technology; particularly free & open source software.