Re: unchecked 31 times
On Mon, 01 Dec 2003 22:12:59 -0500,
Greg Folkert <email@example.com> wrote in message
> 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
> 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.