[rescue] advice on rescuing an e10k

Ethan O'Toole ethan at 757tech.net
Fri Oct 27 15:35:32 CDT 2006

> I had one of those, a 4 or 12 tape robot drive that fit in a full height
> bay.

The Python wasn't the wierd automated changer. That changer thing was ...
a work of art. It worked tho.

The Python was just a normal front loading DAT drive, with firmware that
could pass the audio data.

> Still hoping one of these days we get decent back media again...

400GB and 1TB tapes around the corner. More expensive than an IDE hardrive
of equal size tho.

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