[ubuntu-us-ma] SSD in regular laptop? or Accelerometer?
wtsimonds at gmail.com
Sat Feb 20 12:27:08 GMT 2010
Huh? It looks like they're about $375.00. Try this joint, it says they
carry some legacy stuff for older computers. Corsair memory has a good
reputation for quality.
On Sat, Feb 20, 2010 at 4:41 AM, John Abreau <jabr at blu.org> wrote:
> With a list price of over $5,000, a 128GB SSD seems a bit expensive for
> retrofitting an old laptop...
> On Thu, Feb 18, 2010 at 7:47 AM, Bill Ricker <bill.n1vux at gmail.com> wrote:
>> *now* I remember the question I wanted to ask last night ...
>> I am considering how to bump-proof a Thinkpad T60 laptop harddrive. Google
>> usually finds answers but ...
>> a) is there a simple way to enable the Thinkpad's accelerometer to park the
>> HD before impact? so far I have found 'it's hard' ...
>> b) is a modern large (60GB or 128GB) SSD usable as a straight replacement
>> for a PATA/IDE laptop drive, or do I need to prevent swap/hibernate and
>> remount multiple directories as tempfs , noatime, border, with erase
>> alignment, etc? web pages offer different opinions, debunking each other.
>> n1vux at arrl.net bill.n1vux at gmail.com
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