[rescue] Exabyte 8500S - oui ou non?

Eric Dittman dittman at dittman.net
Wed Nov 12 14:33:40 CST 2003

> > With 30GB DLT tape drives being available on eBay for real low prices, I'd
> > recommend using one of those.
> The _drives_ are cheap, it's true ... but feeding one looks expensive.  Even
> used tapes on eBay are like $20 each.
> Am I missing something?

Tapes that don't hold data aren't worth anything.  $20 for 30GB is a fair
price to pay to know that you can recover your data.
Eric Dittman
dittman at dittman.net

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