Solid state drives

Bruce Richardson itsbruce at
Tue Apr 20 14:03:57 BST 2010

On Tue, Apr 20, 2010 at 11:23:45AM +0100, Peter Corlett wrote:
> Fortunately, we have very reliable mains electricity in (most of) the
> UK. It's good enough that adding generators and UPSes actually reduces
> the reliability. I don't bother with a UPS at home any more.

I'm unfortunate enough to live in a part of London where the supply is
less reliable than a typical SOHO UPS.  Not replacing my aging UPS did
lead to the death of a computer, but not having one would have caused
much more damage.


The ice-caps are melting, tra-la-la-la.  All the world is drowning,
tra-la-la-la-la.  -- Tiny Tim.

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