hard drives post archive

  1. Expanding our FreeBSD home file server
  2. The home storage crisis, via Doc Searls
  3. Other SMR considerations
  4. Hidden shingled-drive follow-up
  5. The Shingled magnetic recording NAS debacle
  6. Jaycar external RAID box with FreeBSD and ZFS
  7. Hard drive capacities: a 2008 retrospective
  8. Goodbye tanakasuka, my last RAIDZ-1 ZFS pool
  9. Storage versus RAM configurability
  10. NetBSD devpubd as a FreeBSD devd equivalent
  11. 12TB drives are now a thing
  12. A list of Windows disk benchmark tools
  13. Enforce 4k sectors in FreeBSD
  14. Mid-2012 MacBook Air SSD upgrades
  15. The mystery of internal drive enclosure connectors
  16. Some ZFS SSD feedback from @zoomosis
  17. ZFS on FreeBSD supporting TRIM
  18. Seagate and LaCie, hard drives consolidate again!
  19. Steins;Seagate
  20. The partition is misaligned by 3072 bytes?
  21. Prevent volumes auto-mounting on Mac OS X
  22. SpinRite on a Mac using QEMU
  23. Singapore schwag!
  24. Using UUIDs in Fedora’s fstab file
  25. Some Western Digital drives have EARS
  26. Booting a physical drive in VirtualBox
  27. PartedMagic failed? Use an old Knoppix CD!
  28. Upgrading a Western Digital MyBook
  29. Logitech Powered USB Hub schweetness
  30. Why must external drives behave this way?
  31. An arm, a leg and a Drobo
  32. Last.fm and the biggest text file of all time
  33. Drive catastrophe, good thing I have solid backups
  34. Western Digital Scorpio Black 298GiB goodness
  35. My kingdom for a bigger notebook hard drive
  36. Data capacity then and now, pretty amazing!