[ale] Maxtor drives

James P. Kinney III jkinney at localnetsolutions.com
Thu May 29 12:10:19 EDT 2003

Maxtor had a problem with their 20G's a while back. I have had horrible
experiences with them. Western Digital and Seagate  have been _very_
reliable for my systems.

The new, really large Maxtors are supposed to be quite good. I have no
experience with them as I had such a bad one with the 20G.

On Thu, 2003-05-29 at 11:57, Preston Boyington wrote:
> has anyone had problems with these?  i have had a bad time with 20
> gig's.  in fact i have had 4 go "clip clop" on me in the last 6-8
> months.
> of these 2 were reiserfs, 1 was ext3, and another was fat32.
> suggestions on more reliable drives?
> Preston
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