Out of the frying pan...
john at starfire.mn.org
Sun Jan 16 10:14:54 PST 2005
On Sun, Jan 16, 2005 at 01:20:58AM -0500, Timothy Luoma wrote:
> On Jan 13, 2005, at 5:18 PM, John wrote:
> > Yeah - thinking about that - but should I really need SEVERAL Gb to
> > support the environment I want? Maybe...
> FWIW, the day after Thanksgiving, BestBuy had a 250GB drive for $80
> after $100 rebate. Even if you can't find a deal that good, your time
> is worth money, and if financially possible, even $50 will get you a
> nice large hard drive these days and you can completely segregate
> Windows onto another drive if you want.
> (Then again, I bought the drive basically on principle because it was
> such a good deal, then I ended up buying a new desktop to put it in, so
> you never know where these things will lead... but fortunately for me
> it led me to finally have a 100% FreeBSD box)
> Sounds like you've since got it working, glad to hear it.
Thanks for the info. I bet those weren't LAPTOP hard drives at those
On my servers, I have a couple of 73Gb (SCSI) drives...
john at starfire.MN.ORG
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