[OpenAFS] hard drive relaibility
Thu, 19 May 2016 15:37:47 +0000
During a drive upgrade a brand new WD29EFRX 2TB drive containing my RW vol=
After talking to drive recovery firms I've learned that the new reliability=
philosophy is cheap drives & rely on the users RAID for recovery,
Fortunately I have 4 RO backups,
One repair firm said they see new drives with incredible amounts of dirt in=
Here is a drive reliability report.
Looks like solid state drives + thumb drives for off site storage is the wa=
y ti go.