[rescue] Why is everyone so OSX happy?
mcguire at neurotica.com
Fri Apr 11 16:32:21 CDT 2003
On Friday, April 11, 2003, at 05:29 PM, Kurt Huhn wrote:
>> OK, OK, OK!! Oh-fucking-kay already. This is obviously one of
>> "let's shoot down whatever McGuire says" day. The entire OS X worlds
>> uses IDE drives except me.
> Don't get your hootus in a bunch, Dave. You know as well as anyone the
> *vast* majority or desktops and servers coming out of Apple are IDE
> based. Now, anyone with clue, who also cares about disk performance,
> and can afford it, is likely to switch to SCSI as soon as it's
There's a difference between "comes with IDE unless you request
something better" and "are IDE based".
> However, most OS X Apples are still IDE based.
This is news to me. I stand corrected. I don't use IDE drives in
production *anywhere* (except my laptop) because of failure rates and
shitty performance. What you guys do with them is your own fucking
business. I'm sorry I opened my big mouth, I obviously don't know shit
about any of this.
Dave McGuire "I've grown hair again, just
St. Petersburg, FL for the occasion." -Doc Shipley
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