<blockquote><font size=1>In reply to:</font><hr><p> With MTBF's being at least 1 million hours or more that's a lame one.<p><hr></blockquote><p>lol... tell that to the massive amounts who bought IBM drives a few years back to only have them become bricks.<br><br>Magnetic media has a finite life span, period. Every time you read from it, or write to it you weaking it's magnetic signal and you decrease it's life. A drive that isn't defragged weekly will outlive one that is by at least two fold.<br><br>The only thing lame is thinking defragging and wiping/reinstalling on a regular basis doesn't have a negative effect on the hardware.<br><br><br><br>Hey I'm an F'n Jerk!

Hey I'm an F'n Jerk!