This is an old term for running across the hall with your floppy disk to transfer data.
On SDSS we do this but using FEDEX and a full machine with a couple of TeraBytes onboard.

Where are they

Machine at Going to
Sneeker1 JHU Japan
Sneeker2 JHU Garching
Sneeker3 JHU California

William O'Mullane
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