[mythtv-users] seagate giving refunds out

Brian Wood beww at beww.org
Sun Nov 4 00:17:33 UTC 2007

Steve Hodge wrote:
> On 11/4/07, *Brian Wood* <beww at beww.org <mailto:beww at beww.org>> wrote:
>     griz_quattro wrote:
>     > Seagate has had a good run of drives for the past few years and
>     > I can not complain. Penalizing a manufacturer for the buyer's
>     > ignorance is nuts. It's as irresponsible as it is incredible.
>     > I won't apply for a refund, even though the receipts are in the file.
>     > Litigious States of America: where buffoonery is meagerly rewarded.
>     I think you will see from my other posts that I agree with you. My only
>     fear is that by not applying for a refund I will make it even more
>     profitable for the attorneys and thus encourage more of this nonsense.
> You have the option of taking backup software instead of cash. That's
> probably cheaper for Seagate.

Right. I wonder what Linux backup software they are offering?

Probably send me pointers to tar, cpio and rsync, that ought to be cheap
enough :-)


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