[SATLUG] Drive ID Change (sdx vs hdx)

herb cee hc at lookcee.com
Thu Jun 19 14:30:17 CDT 2008

scs at worldlinkisp.com wrote:
>> most important name in the box got silently changed. My criticism is 
>> valid I believe. The OS knows why it failed, if they can change the 
>> device name they sure as hell should change the direction of an error 
>> code, I say a pox on lazyness, Yeah the change was free and auto-updated 
>> but that COST how many man-hours of user frustration in lost time? I 
>> spent over a day ... but then it's hard to be dumb! ... </RANT>> herb
> -----------------------------------------------------
> Silently changed, I wonder? I don't use ubuntu, however, their web page 
> flags (in red) and suggests reading "upgrade notes" and "release notes" for
> the version you are using and/or planning to use. A few minutes reading 
> upfront could save many minutes downstream (or midstream if a problem
> is encountered).        Lou

I don't want to beat a dead horse but that's exactly my point! A few 
minutes taken by the writer would save countless hours of the users 
collective time, isn't that the purpose of the system? Save time and effort.


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