Subject: Re: Huge (> 1TB) disk
To: Lord Isildur <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 05/14/2002 00:20:18
On Mon, May 13, 2002 at 11:51:52PM -0400, Lord Isildur wrote:
> for example, one of the very cheap things with a pretty good win is to
> avoid allocating blocks which span track boundaries, as a quick way to
Haven't seen a disk where you had any idea what a "track" actually was
in years. I suppose "Lord Isildur" doesn't know about ZBR.
For reference, on modern drives, "geometry" is entirely a fiction.
Perry E. Metzger firstname.lastname@example.org
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