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SubjectRe: fdutils.
On Tue, 13 Nov 2001, Gerhard Mack wrote:

> > You only confirm what I wrote -- hardly anyone uses floppies, so there is
> > no need to keep mechanical compatibility in devices -- a complete dump of
> > 1.44" FD support would be almost harmless. Hence whether a Zip or a
> > LS-120 -- it doesn't really matter. You need new media anyway.
> What an interesting thing to be reading as I'm reinstalling linux on a
> server using a combination of boot/root floppies and a network install.

Or a single Zip, LS-120, etc. medium... Is that worse?

> Are you that clueless on purpose?

I hope not...

+ Maciej W. Rozycki, Technical University of Gdansk, Poland +
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