[nSLUG] hard disks can't be trusted (as if you didn't already know that)

Bill Davidson billdavidson at eastlink.ca
Mon Mar 5 11:56:33 AST 2007


On Sun, 2007-03-04 at 21:30 -0400, Mark Lane wrote:
> The make of the IDE will make a difference.
> Western Digital SATA Raid drives come with the same Mean time to
> failure as a SCSI drive and same 5 year Warranty.

Which is good, because a friend of mine who recovers data from dead hard
drives for a living told me that recent WD SATA drives have been a big
money-maker for him...

Bill Davidson <billdavidson at eastlink.ca>


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