Kevin Standlee (kevin_standlee) wrote,
Kevin Standlee
kevin_standlee

  • Mood:

Thank Ghod I'm Working From Home

I am still working from home because, while I'm recovering, I'm still not well (once again I'll miss BASFA tonight, boo, hiss). I got an e-mail a little while ago saying that the building management at work knows the A/C isn't working and is trying to fix it. Yeow! In a modern office building (where you can't open the windows), in this heat, the building will be uninhabitable in minutes! If I had been in the office, I would have left and come home where I do have air conditioning.

Now I only hope it doesn't get so hot that my computers in the office don't shut down.

Update, 15:55: After getting the A/C restarted, one of the units blew out completely, and they closed the office. I only hope that (a) they don't shut the power down entirely and (b) my computers don't overheat. Mind you, California is now at a Stage II power alert, and if we reach Stage III (possible, says the California Independent System Operator), rolling blackouts may return to California after a several year absence. I've turned the temperature up on my own A/C here at home to do what I can while still staying reasonably cool.
Subscribe

  • Work Reorgs Large and Small

    First, the large one: XPO Logistics Announces Plan to Spin Off Logistics Segment to Its Shareholders. I have absolutely no inside information about…

  • Computer Assembly

    After getting the new Dell G7 working, on Sunday I disassembled my desk, cleaned, dusted, and vacuumed, and started putting things back together…

  • First New Computer in Twenty Years

    I haven't bought a truly new computer for roughly twenty years. For most of that time, I've taken advantage of my employer surplusing my work…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 2 comments