Subject: Re: Hard disk blues on laptops.
To: None <>
From: David Young <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/19/2007 21:41:56
On Sat, Mar 17, 2007 at 11:54:07AM +0000, Cherry G. Mathew wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm wondering how many people on current-users use NetBSD on laptops,
> and if so, how many of you have come across the problem I'm facing.


I support committing this for the peace of mind a quiet hard drive brings.
I'm not joking around.  If my laptop deactivated its hard drive with a
"clank" when I knew it could do otherwise, I'd lose confidence that the
laptop was safe for any data.


David Young             OJC Technologies      Urbana, IL * (217) 278-3933