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    SubjectRe: [ANNOUNCE] udev 0.1 release
    On Fri, Apr 11, 2003 at 06:46:09PM +0100, John Bradford wrote:
    > > > - Performance. What happens if you plug in 4000 disks at once?
    > >
    > > You crash your power supply :)
    >
    > [Puzzle]
    >
    > Say the power supply had five 5.25" drive power connecters, how many 1
    > into 3 power cable splitters would you need to connect all 4000 disks?
    >
    > :-)
    >
    > John.

    Also, assuming 1 second spinup, you would need
    4000 seconds == 66.66... minutes == 1.11... hours
    for a sequential spinup (which _may_ not crash
    the power supply)

    Antonio.

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