[rescue] CDRAX7-H2

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Mon Apr 26 15:34:04 CDT 2004

On Apr 26, 2004, at 4:06 PM, Kevin wrote:
> Are these types of things (large CDROM servers) still
> produced/sold? I would imaging that the advent of relatively
> cheap drive space would cause CDROM servers to go by the way
> side, or do they have a use that i am overlooking?

   Hard drive != CDROM

   In many cases, it's decidedly nontrivial to simply copy the contents 
of a CDROM to a hard drive.  Picture the case of software distributions 
which use multiple CDROM partitions and, for suit-copy-protection 
reasons, do strange things with the partitions.


Dave McGuire          "PC users only know two 'solutions'...
Cape Coral, FL          reboot and upgrade."    -Jonathan Patschke

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