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  • S
    Well, I didn't say I was buying them this week. It all depends if I can figure out what's wrong with the old nightly backup server and...
  • J
    Just quickly checking prices and price per GB your reasoning is fine. Only question is we're talking about close to $3K here. A lot of...
  • Chewy509
    IMHO, your logic is sound... Live long and prosper...
  • S
    So, I'm thinking to upgrade the drives in my my main server. Not because I need more space or more speed, but because the drives in the...
  • S
    Stereodude replied to the thread Something Random.
    Well, there's no accounting for quirky tastes. ;)
  • sedrosken
    sedrosken replied to the thread Something Random.
    I mean, I would... I'd very much like to build a DX2-66 with VLB video and super I/O. Much moreso than anything 10th-gen Intel, though...
  • S
    Stereodude replied to the thread 10 gig Ethernet.
    So the latest 2.10 SwOS release from Mikrotik fixed the slow transfer gremlins I was having. All 3 of my Mikrotik switches had 2.7 and...
  • J
    jtr1962 replied to the thread Something Random.
    I think about 30 years ago is when they started cheaping out on appliances. Maybe 20 years ago it started to get much worse, to the...
  • S
    snowhiker replied to the thread Something Random.
    Jtr your older appliances are probably old enough that they are actually well made and built to last. While something only moderately...
  • J
    jtr1962 replied to the thread Something Random.
    Well, if you're in a hot climate of course there's no real backup if the A/C fails. Fans are OK when the room is in the low 80s at most...
  • T
    Traitte updated their status.
    http://animalmay26.de.tl/
  • T
    Traitte updated their status.
    http://www.openlearning.com/u/lunchyarn7/
  • S
    Stereodude replied to the thread Proposed NAS build.
    The spare M5016 card worked as expected with no ECC errors. I ordered two working pull cards for $75 (not each) on eBay via a best offer.
  • T
    time replied to the thread Something Random.
    Unfortunately, if you're snowhiker, or even someone like me or Chewy, the only backup is a portable fan or 5. They really don't work as...
  • T
    time replied to the thread Lenovo P43s throttling like crazy.
    HWMonitor, ThrottleStop and TaskManager. I don't have all that much faith in any of them - after all, it's an internal CPU function and...
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