Find of the day: continued

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Date: Thu Sep 16 18:36:35 1999

I guess I was not clear enough... the drive does spin up and maintains
a steady speed. No whirring, banging or high-frequency screeching like
that heard in drives that have gone bad. And, just after issuing the
boot command, the drive can be heard seeking. So there is nothing in
the sounds that it makes that confirms death.

On Thu, 16 Sep 1999, Zane H. Healy wrote:
> That is what it generally means. Is it making sort of a 'whhhRRRRRR
> whhhRRRR wwhhhhhRRRRRRR" noise, and not really totally spinning up?
Received on Thu Sep 16 1999 - 18:36:35 BST

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