Subject: Re: Choosing the right PC-box.
To: Rafal Boni <>
From: Rick Kelly <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/05/1996 04:55:06
Rafal Boni said:
>In message <>, Jason Thorpe wrote:
>-> ...I'd avoid the Quantum, and get Fujitsu drives.  I've had no end of 
>-> trouble with Quantums and Seagates, and I've _never_ had a problem with a 
>-> Fujitsu drive...'Course, this assumes getting SCSI...
>	Acutally, I've had the opposite experience... I've had a lot of 
>	trouble with Fujitsu SCSI drives and no problems at all with the
>	Quantums (and DEC-repackaged ones Dell used to put in their 
>	machines).  Seagate's have been fairly good, although I've had
>	friends who complained esp. about the Sun-repackages ones (the
>	drives ran really hot and sun put them in air-tight packaging).
>Just another point-of-view...

As the owner of 14 operating Quantum drives, with a couple of them
dating back to 1988, I can say I haven't had a problem.

Yet another point of view. :-)
Rick Kelly