[CS-FSLUG] General Advice SSDs and Linux

Ed Hurst ehurst at soulkiln.org
Thu Apr 1 14:20:23 CDT 2010

On Thu, 1 Apr 2010, Karl Kleinpaste wrote:

> Either way, for us mere mortals, SSDs are not yet cost effective.
> Or do you have a line on a really, *really* good deal for SSDs?
> Believe me, I too lust for SSD, but I simply cannot justify paying for
> it until I can get not less than 500G at a price that is at least in the
> same general ballpark as a rotating device.

I was reviewing the 32GB SSDs, which vary at retail between $100-$120. 
That's about the same size as my current drive (which works fine, but 
that isn't the issue). There are no laptops in that range except a few 
used ones slower than my Inspirion 4100.

Ed Hurst
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