[rescue] Re: Drive Reliability (was SCSI drive for sale at buy.com)

Jeffrey Nonken jeff_work at nonken.net
Thu May 15 16:53:11 CDT 2003

On Thu, 15 May 2003 00:25:09 -0400, Dave McGuire <mcguire at neurotica.com>

> On Wednesday, May 14, 2003, at 11:51 PM, Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. wrote:
> > Well... I'll drool a bit... but I already have a few decent sized MFM
> > drives, and not a lot of rescues that would need one... so if you want
> > it,
> > and he's willing to sell it... I won't dehydrate drooling :-)
>    Well, we'll see what he comes up with...Jeff?

Sorry. As I mentioned in my other reply, those two drives really are
> > true... MFM and RLL are probably both not very fitting names for their
> > interfaces... but did fall into popular use, so I'm sure everyone
> > understood
> > what I meant.... but the history lessons are always cool... lest we
> > forget
> > the past...
>    Oh it wasn't my intention to criticize what you'd said; it's just
> that things like this tend to stick in my memory pretty well, and I
> find them fascinating, so I thought I'd babble a bit.
>    Forgetting the past is a terrible, terrible thing.

Those who do not learn from history are condemned to repeat it. I learned
that in summer school one year. :)

Jesus is coming!  Everyone look busy.

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