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    SubjectRe: Unnecessary seeks on mounted floppies?
    > Is there anyone out there who can explain to me why Linux frequently seeks
    > to track 0 when reading from mounted floppies?

    One reason is if your floppy drive is crap or poorly aligned. The head gets
    tracked back to track 0 to find out where its drifted to.


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