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Re: [vox-tech] OT external disk for backup



On Thursday 02 June 2005 13:57, David Hummel wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 02, 2005 at 01:07:39PM -0700, Dylan Beaudette wrote:
> > I am looking into getting an external hard disk for backing up my
> > system (simple stuff with rsync).
>
> If you're willing to consider a complete package, these are nice:
>
>   http://www.lacie.com/products/product.htm?pid=10655
>
> They're small, work nicely with Linux, both USB and Firewire,
> bus-powered, and they come with a USB power-sharing cable.

I don't have experience with that model, but we have 2 1TB Lacie drives die 
within a month of each other, so we are avoiding buying anything from them 
anytime soon.

YMMV

>
> I've had a number of Lacie external drives over the years (hard and
> optical) and they've always been reliable.
>
> -David


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