Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




1562 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted

# 145427 17-May-2014 13:27
One person supports this post
Send private message

i found this gem from a uni in the US in regards to their recent windows 7 issue

http://it.emory.edu/windows7-incident/

seasoned professionals might get a kick out of it

read the bottom first to understand what happend :)




Create new topic
2691 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  # 1046970 17-May-2014 13:50
2 people support this post
Send private message

Would you suggest starting at the bottom first?




"4 wheels move the body.  2 wheels move the soul."

“Don't believe anything you read on the net. Except this. Well, including this, I suppose.” Douglas Adams

2336 posts

Uber Geek

Subscriber

  # 1046971 17-May-2014 13:53
One person supports this post
Send private message

HP did a very similar thing with a bank in Ozzy, to some 9000 PC's. SCCM is powerful but you must respect and understand it.

http://myitforum.com/myitforumwp/2012/08/06/sccm-task-sequence-blew-up-australias-commbank/


 
 
 
 




1562 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted

  # 1046976 17-May-2014 14:05
Send private message

Dynamic: Would you suggest starting at the bottom first?


yes, sorry updated the post




1508 posts

Uber Geek


  # 1047069 17-May-2014 16:22
Send private message

surprised that was my face while reading that. Someone must be curled up in a corner crying after that nightmare rolled out.




Try Vultr using this link and get us both some credit:

 

http://www.vultr.com/?ref=7033587-3B


255 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  # 1047114 17-May-2014 17:25
Send private message

Wow....just wow....

This is why you must read through all setup guides and test completely before rolling solutions out to production




AllianceROM Dev - Comnam90 (Samsung i9100/i9300/i9500/n7000/n7100)
Twitter - Comwizard12
Reviewer - MyPortableWorld
Senior Server Admin - Linux/Win2k8R2/Win2012/ESXi
Love of all phones, computers and gadgets

15544 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Subscriber

  # 1047146 17-May-2014 18:56
Send private message

Hopefully they never discover rm -rf /

2092 posts

Uber Geek


  # 1047206 17-May-2014 20:37
Send private message

Well given the task sequence started with a repartition it has the same effect, but worse, as rm -rf.

I cannot imagine the butt clench of the munt who deployed to the All Systems collection.



Create new topic



Twitter and LinkedIn »



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Vodafone integrates eSIM into device and wearable roadmap
Posted 17-Jan-2020 09:45


Do you need this camera app? Group investigates privacy implications
Posted 16-Jan-2020 03:30


JBL launches headphones range designed for gaming
Posted 13-Jan-2020 09:59


Withings introduces ScanWatch wearable combining ECG and sleep apnea detection
Posted 9-Jan-2020 18:34


NZ Police releases public app
Posted 8-Jan-2020 11:43


Suunto 7 combine sports and smart features on new smartwatch generation
Posted 7-Jan-2020 16:06


Intel brings innovation with technology spanning the cloud, network, edge and PC
Posted 7-Jan-2020 15:54


AMD announces high performance desktop and ultrathin laptop processors
Posted 7-Jan-2020 15:42


AMD unveils four new desktop and mobile GPUs including AMD Radeon RX 5600
Posted 7-Jan-2020 15:32


Consolidation in video streaming market with Spark selling Lightbox to Sky
Posted 19-Dec-2019 09:09


Intel introduces cryogenic control chip to enable quantum computers
Posted 10-Dec-2019 21:32


Vodafone 5G service live in four cities
Posted 10-Dec-2019 08:30


Samsung Galaxy Fold now available in New Zealand
Posted 6-Dec-2019 00:01


NZ company oDocs awarded US$ 100,000 Dubai World Expo grant
Posted 5-Dec-2019 16:00


New Zealand Rugby Selects AWS-Powered Analytics for Deeper Game Insights
Posted 5-Dec-2019 11:33



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.