[mythtv-users] USB Hard Drive Lifespans and power usage question

David Brodbeck gull at gull.us
Tue Aug 5 03:08:13 UTC 2008

Brian Wood wrote:
> I try and stick with server type cases when I can. Even the cheapest 1U
> rack mount case has better cooling than most consumer units IMHO.
But you pay for that in noise.  Oh, boy do you pay.  Every 1U server 
I've dealt with has sounded like a jet engine.  I have a rack at work 
with two dozen of them and I wear hearing protection when I have to work 
around it.

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