World's Crappiest Drives (was Re: A&J Microdrive)

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Date: Thu Dec 7 11:58:30 2000

In <037b01c06060$c75f1c80$0c01a8c0_at_michaelnadeau>, on 12/07/00
   at 12:58 PM, "Michael Nadeau" <> said:

>I believe that glass and gold discs are available for archival purposes
>with guarantees of holding data for 100 years

I too have heard that glass is the most reliable and stable media. Makes
sense. It is hard to scratch and not nearly so permiable as plastic. If
you expose a standard cd to solvent, it will become very brittle.



Jeffrey S. Worley
Complete Computer Services, Inc.
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Asheville, NC 28803
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