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Re: unchecked 31 times



On Mon, 01 Dec 2003 22:12:59 -0500, 
Greg Folkert <greg@gregfolkert.net> wrote in message 
<1070334779.18941.6.camel@duke.gregfolkert.net>:

> On Mon, 2003-12-01 at 21:24, Monique Y. Herman wrote:
> > On Tue, 02 Dec 2003 at 01:28 GMT, Greg Folkert penned:
> > > 
> > > / and /var are machine critical. Let us remember I come from Huge
> > > Enterprise setups. Let's just suppose You are a developer writing
> > > a PL/SQL 300-way innerjoin. Those temporary files get written to
> > > /tmp.
> > > 
> > 
> > For those of us running non-huge-enterprise setups, the effort
> > involved in having that many separate partitions/drives may not be
> > worth it.  I still split things up, but not as finely as you do.
> 
> I call it habit, then. BUT, I also discover I can move things around
> migrating off a "going bad disk" much easier. Seldom do I lose things
> due to a bad disk... or even a bad kernel. Or a bad piece of
> hardware...
> 
> So far, it has been fire at the company... and they didn't believe in
> Off-site storage because they had a fire-proof safe that could with
> stand 36 hours of 1400 Degree heat. Well it dunnah matter when you
> leave the SAFE DOOR OPEN!!!!
> 
> But oh well... preferences are preferences.
 
..usually when Twin Hair's screw up this bad, their companies enter 
into the terminal dive into bankruptsy.  You have new jobs waiting?

-- 
..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt... ;-)
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
  Scenarios always come in sets of three: 
  best case, worst case, and just in case.




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