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comment What RAID configuration is most appropriate for a home user?
@DavidSchwartz: I may have overstated that part, but any read larger than the stripe size will involve multiple disks, so the array definitely can't do as many random reads as the hardware is capable of. What else do you think is wrong?
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comment Windows refund for new laptop purchase
@Ramhound: in many jurisdictions, that kind of license clause is void.
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comment Can a 'system image' be restored to a drive with a different storage capacity?
@shortstheory: disabling swap is a really, REALLY bad idea, both for performance and reliability.
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comment How are sites like Pinterest able to hold all those pictures?
One thing that a site like Pinterest can obviously do is deduplication: store each image only once, no matter on how many people's pages it appears.
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comment ipconfig /flushdns doesn't work
@Pacerier: the backup DNS server had wong data, it just needed to be configured correctly.
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