[Gllug] Server supplier for Linux mail server

paul at ma1.se paul at ma1.se
Wed Jul 26 13:25:16 UTC 2006

James Roberts wrote:

> on 27/07/2006 11:31 Rich Walker said the following:
>> Start with RAID-1 and make sure your mirrors are made up of drives from
>> different manufacturers?
> Precisely my strategy :)
> Not with SmartRAID though.

> (http://www.westerndigital.com/en/products/products.asp?DriveID=114)
> which states that they have mtbf >1200000 hrs at over 60 celsius.
> We'll see in a couple of years :)

Isn't that 136 years?  Assuming hard drives were around in Queen 
Victoria's days for them to start doing the tests! (me thinks hard 
drives were originally alien technology and that the Torchwood Institute 
have been at work here ;o))


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