FreeBSD live USB stick
ralf.mardorf at rocketmail.com
Sun Apr 26 06:57:09 UTC 2020
On Sat, 25 Apr 2020 13:52:06 -0700, David Christensen wrote:
>After the 128 GB Ultra Fit failed, I shopped around for high-endurance
>USB flash drives. These are hard to find, especially in larger
>I did find one OEM that makes industrial flash devices in various
>capacities and form factors, including USB:
>Unfortunately, Cactus Technologies is an OEM and does not sell into
>retail channels. I contacted them, and they offered to sell me two 16
>GB drives (USB 2.0?) for $39 plus shipping with a lead time of 5 weeks
>ARO (if not in stock).
>STFW 'industrial usb flash' there are a few other manufacturers and/or
>The MacBook Pro has an SD Card slot. SanDisk high-endurance microSD
>cards are readily available, so I went with that:
>SanDisk also makes a "max endurance" model:
>STFW I see that some people put these into USB adapters and use them
>as live drives. If you run embedded systems with SD/ microSD slots
>(Rasperry Pi, etc.), this might be a better way to go.
in a German forum consensus is SD + USB adapter over USB stick, too .
For testing purpose I'll not cancel the order of the Toshiba 32 GB USB
stick , read 150 MB/s, 11.50 € including shipping costs .
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