[rescue] Exabyte 8500S - oui ou non?

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Sat Dec 20 18:07:54 CST 2003

On Monday, November 17, 2003, at 01:30 PM, Kurt Mosiejczuk wrote:
> I've seen a couple DLT tapes go bad.  HOWEVER... these were tapes that
> were used to transport gigabytes of postscript documents between 
> different
> print sites.  They were FedExed to the site, read into the system, and
> then sent back to the originating site.  And they did this 4-5 times a
> month, for years.
> Only seeing two go bad under that kind of abuse is VERY impressive.

   Hoo yeah...man, after that kind of abuse, they're *allowed* to go bad.


Dave McGuire                      "My tummy hurts now, but my soul
St. Petersburg, FL                 feels a little better."     -Ed

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