Subject: Re: Compact Flash
To: None <port-cobalt@NetBSD.org>
From: Laurens Vets <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/18/2005 19:20:41
> I pulled the page for the time being, there are some issues with
> "disk" usage etc as flash mem has a finite life of read/write cycles -
> I'm still playing with the idea though....
Ah ok, I thought I was going blind :) Yeah indeed flash memory has it's
limitation. May I ask why you try to use a flash disk? For heat or
noise reasons? Is a small laptop harddisk too noisy?
> Kind Regards,
> At 14:59 18/03/2005, Laurens Vets wrote:
>> Hey Pete,
>>> For anyone interested, my Qube now has a solid state HDD in the form
>>> of a compact flash card... Details of how it was done can be found at
>> Well, I cannot find the page where you describe how to it? Thanks!
>>> Not too sure why I did it, probably just because I was bored!
>>> Kind Regards,
>>> So when someone comes and begs for you to "fix their PC", tell them
>>> it's a £1,000 flat fee.
>>> They'll say: "But I can buy another PC for less than that!"
>>> And you reply: "Excellent! You do that. Now leave me in peace!"
>> Kind regards,