[lkml]   [2000]   [Feb]   [18]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: of removable devices
>RJ> Floppies are considered cheap throw-away items. You don't add non-trivial
>RJ> exception handlers to the kernel to save 15 cents now and then.
>Floppies are cheap. DATA FILES on said floppies are DEFINITELY NOT cheap.
>When "super-realiable" (and this is true if we'll compare it with Windows)

More importantly, don't the same problems exist for Jaz drives and other
high capacity removeable media ? Or is there provision in their h/w
for async notification of a media change ?


To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:56    [from the cache]
©2003-2014 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital Ocean