[sf-lug] Sunday meeting & SliTaz 1.0 - 25 megabytes of GNU/Linux Power.
bliss at california.com
Mon Jul 14 08:08:59 PDT 2008
Asheesh Laroia wrote:
> On Tue, 8 Jul 2008, Bobbie Sellers wrote:
>> John had a small customized IBM Thinkpad having replaced the
>> hard drive with solid state drives.
>> Two other enthusiasts were there and it is the fault of my
>> poor memory that I do not name them.
> I tried to do this by buying a CF<->IDE adapter, but my ThinkPad failed
> to recognize the CompactFlash card I used, even though it tested fine in
> other CF readers.
Jim wrote this about SSD
here's a blurb on solid state drives:
And these new drives do not use the IDE I believe but one of the newer
interfaces so it looks like selling them to users of older machines was
not really important to the makers.
> Bobbie, I really appreciate this "meeting minutes" for those of us
> out-of-town temporarily!
Thanks for the input. I will try to do a better job
> -- Asheesh.
bliss at california dot com
bobbie sellers - (Back to Angband) Team *AMIGA* SF-LUG
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