[rescue] $35 50gig drives

Phil Stracchino phil.stracchino at speakeasy.net
Thu May 5 08:43:08 CDT 2005

Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. wrote:
> never tried this... skipped RLL and went to ESDI and SCSI...
> barely used any IDE until a few years ago.. :-) (always went SCSI)

Yeah, in 1989 when everyone else in support was upgrading their 20MB MFM
disks to 40MB, I dropped a 150MB ESDI disk in my machine.  Then I put a
beta of OS/2 on it, and put a 50MB or so share of pr0n on the network to
see how well it held up under load.  ;)

 Phil Stracchino
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