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Hard drives with linux

Jason Kretzer
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I am looking to purchase new hard drives and was wondering if there were any I should stay away from? Are there any with an interface that is incompatible with linux? Ultra ATA100? Ultra ATA133? etc.
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Peter Rooke
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Hold onto your old hard disks. Old disks can be used for linux swap partitions.


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