[plug] No more seagate for me...
meyerri at westnet.com.au
Tue Dec 11 22:40:45 WST 2007
On Tue, 2007-12-11 at 22:03 +0900, Craig Foster wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: plug-bounces at plug.org.au [mailto:plug-bounces at plug.org.au] On
> > Behalf Of Kai
> > Sent: Tuesday, 11 December 2007 8:15 PM
> > To: plug at plug.org.au
> > Subject: [plug] No more seagate for me...
> > Seagate snubs Linux
> > http://www.theinquirer.net/gb/inquirer/news/2007/12/06/seagate-snubs-
> > linux
> > --
> > PosITive - Photography and Information Technology
> > www.vk6ksj.net
> 1) It's a sdparm setting to fix the power saving, whoopdee
> 2) They have a longer warranty than pretty much all the others.
> 3) It's about time they came with NTFS, have you seen the wasted space
> and limitations of FAT32? Just fdisk it...
> 3) So with the WD's not sharing MP3 or AVI files and the Samsung bodgey
> quality control, who will you buy from?
My answer to question 3 (part 2) - Hitachi. Very good drives, from what
Anyway no need to boycott everyone who doesn't deliver preferential
Linux treatment out of the box, people. Sh!t happens. Not always well
thought out excrement, I suppose.
Richard Meyer <meyerri at westnet.com.au>
Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom.
It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.
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