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Hardware...
Wednesday, January 11, 2006

My aging Apple Powerbook took the new of the new Intell MacBook badly and decided to make me spend the day mucking with fsck, Firewire drive mode, DiskWarrior and other fun stuff.

What irritates me about this sort of thing is that many -- if not most -- of the lessons learned become useless almost as quickly as they are learned. It's a little like getting a new roof on your house. You spend a lot of money and you have a new roof?! Yes, you need the roof but, at the end of the day, there just isn't anything exciting about it.

Now, back to work.


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