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Old 07-14-2006, 07:19 PM   #11
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that always sux. However, formating my 2 x 160gb hds in a raid 0 was the fastest format ive ever done. maybee 20 minutes?
Sounds like you fast formatted...I'm old schooling it to clean them this time.
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Old 07-14-2006, 07:53 PM   #12
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i cant believe this. it sounds like, for the first time in his life, Boost my have to get out and push.
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if i were you, i would get a 36gb raptor for your os install, and store all your important files on your raided drives IMO. you'll have a much faster boot and faster formating if you ever need to do another reinstall.
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nah, once everything installed again, make a ghost copy. the next install will be quick and include the full format if you restore from image to partition.
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yeah but having a raptor is like having a SSEi, have you ever heard one of them spin?
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LOL - I'm sitting 15ft from an IBM shark filled with 15k drives...
I can't hear the 3 huge airconditions we have here.
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fudge..it seems to want to call my boot drive e
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