[SATLUG] OT: Hard Drive Failure

MKR mkr777 at gmail.com
Wed Feb 13 08:10:15 CST 2008

This incident brings up the need to have multiple backups. Backups, have
save my skin several times.


On 2/12/08, tsuehpsyde <tsuehpsyde at gmail.com> wrote:
> That said, go buy a new drive now. You're going to have to have a new
> drive
> anyway since this one is dying, and if/when you get the old drive working
> again, you want to be able to pull the data over to a new source ASAP.
> Best of luck. This is why I use hardware RAID-5 for my personal file
> storage. I lost too many files in my younger years due to having a single
> drive failure.
> -Jim

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