[xubuntu-users] 3.5 floppy drive (internal or usb) and PLoP

Paul Cartwright pbcartwright at gmail.com
Fri Jul 19 10:46:30 UTC 2013

On 07/19/2013 05:31 AM, Per-Magnus Thörn wrote:
> Hi James
> I have no idea about your floppy problem in xubuntu, BUT I have made the
> (now proven wrong) assumption that a SD card would be a more reliable
> storage. Twice the last month my SD-card has been totally corrupted and
> in need of being reformatted, with total loss of data.
> So stick to the floppy I would say. They are better than their
> reputation!
maybe it was the type file system you have on the SD cards?? maybe if
you tried an older format, EXT2/3 ??
just a thought..

Paul Cartwright

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