[rescue] Apple WWDC Summary, Cube Computers

Patrick Giagnocavo +1.717.201.3366 patrick at zill.net
Wed Jun 25 08:03:09 CDT 2003

On Wed, Jun 25, 2003 at 11:02:11AM +0200, Jochen Kunz wrote:
> On 2003.06.25 03:15 Patrick Giagnocavo +1.717.201.3366 wrote:
> > I think the sound of several Fujitsu 5.25 full height, 1GB drives
> > would beat all of them.
> Pahh. That's a toy. I have a 9" 1 GB SMD disk on my PDP-11/73. It sucks
> more power then the machine (250..300 W) and you can feel the vibrations
> from the moving heads in your feet if the drive is on the flor. Not to
> mention the sound...

Just 9 inches?  

Going back almost 10 years, I had a big old Sun3/260 in rackmount with
the Fujitsu Eagle 14 inch SMD drives.  I loved flipping the big "write
protect" switch on the front then typing "touch filename" - the
console would pop up an error message.


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