Hard drive spec change

Felix Miata mrmazda at earthlink.net
Sat Mar 13 05:45:36 UTC 2010

On 2010/03/10 21:28 (GMT-0500) Ric Wheeler composed:

> For anyone serious about storage (performance, reliability and power 
> consumption) this will be a positive step.

Not everyone. Users of larger numbers of small files and small numbers of
large files already lose a heap of space to slack even with 1024k blocksize,
which will at least quadruple if forced to 4k sectors.
"The wise are known for their understanding, and pleasant
words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)

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