[mythtv-users] warnings and recommendations on my new mythtv box

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Mon Sep 17 16:01:40 UTC 2007

On Mon, Sep 17, 2007 at 11:27:47AM -0400, John Drescher wrote:
> > I have installed perhaps 100 Seagates over the last 20 years, maybe as
> > many as 200.  I have had to RMA *3*.

> For me 100 to 200 drives in the last 10 years. I have had to RMA
> around 20 drives and more than 1/2 were because of either infant
> mortality (first 3 months) or DOA.

You're not clear: that's *Seagate* drives?

I RMA *lots* of drives, but most of them are WDs and Maxtors.

I don't think I've ever done a DOA or IM on a Seagate.

If they sell out to China, of course, this may change.

-- jra
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