Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Richard Fish <bigfish@××××××××××.org>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: initio seen, mt -f doesn't work
Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2005 17:10:16
Message-Id: 7573e9640512190908k244c3fd9s66165b1b2c53da03@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: initio seen, mt -f doesn't work by Drake Donahue
On 12/19/05, Drake Donahue <donahue95@×××××××.net> wrote:
> usb2.0 external hard drive has to be feasible. less than a $100 for 80gb. > nominal 60MB/sec. > usb2.0\1394b external hard drive. less than $300 for 300 gb. nominal > 60MB\80MB/sec.
Using what hardware? I've used more than a dozen different models of USB2/1394 hard drives on 4 different PCs and have never seen one exceed 30MB/s in actual thoughput, although the same disks installed internally exceed 60MB/s. -Richard -- gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: initio seen, mt -f doesn't work Mark Knecht <markknecht@×××××.com>