[mythtv] performance

Henk Poley mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Sat, 14 Dec 2002 10:05:02 +0100


> Van: Calvin Harrigan <calvinharrigan@earthlink.net>
>
> I recommend a seagate barracude IV with the fluid bearings.
> TYey are fairly fast (I get 38-40 MB/S) and extremely quiet.  
> According to specs 2.4 db, idle 3.3 seek.

Yup, that's the best one, both good and very silent

> I bought recently it's been working as advertised.
> You can pick up one at best buy (80GB) and get a $40 rebate this week.

About time to ask, what this 'rebate' stuff you're all talking about?

	Henk Poley <><