Archive for January, 2009

You choose

Saturday, January 24th, 2009

Hard decision

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

All those terabytes…

Monday, January 19th, 2009

Just a piece of warning: Seagate has a serious problem. It seems that some series of drives have total failures within the first couple of months. It is claimed that up to a third of the drives will fail this way. This is all due to a firmware problem, according to Seagate. I’ve heard rumours […]

A feature?

Friday, January 16th, 2009

Had to use the Directory.GetFiles() method in .NET, so I read the description. Now, take a moment and read the following about how an asterisk wildcard character works in the search pattern parameter. Then tell me if this description is of a feature or of a bug. Windows, largely due to legacy, is full of […]