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Independent Technical Consultant & College Instructor


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revised Raid5 reconstruction is extremely slow
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comment Developing a medical symptom checker
First, you need a supercomputer.
Sep
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comment Hard disk failure is imminent
@Gargee This is silly. In a professional environment a SATA hard drive is so cheap that it is essentially free. Why didn't you replace it yesterday? There is nothing to be gained by extending the life of such an inexpensive device.
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revised Desktop applications are unable to launch my browser in Windows 8
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comment How can I use my small SSD as a cache for a larger hard disk?
@Supercilious This is where you're losing me. Slightly greater longevity? The longevity of SLC and eMLC flash is orders of magnitude greater, not slightly greater.
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comment How can I use my small SSD as a cache for a larger hard disk?
@Supercilious Why not just use an SLC or eMLC SSD? That must be more efficient (and certainly more dependable) than frequent replacement of unreliable MLC flash.
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revised Boot Windows 7 by default instead of Ubuntu
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answered Is it possible to run a Windows partition as a VM?