Hard disk drive

Drobo Rebuild Time and Your Sanity

I am one of the aspiring new media yahoos that bought into the fever gripping folks everywhere – the Drobo (a play on words for “data robotics.”)  Leo Laporte, Scott Bourne and all of those folks loudly proclaimed about what a fantastic device the Drobo is.

I’m here to tell you it sucks.

How long did you say!?

<dd class="wp-caption-dd zemanta-img-attribution" style="font-size:0.8em"> Image via <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:User_Account_Control_administrator_dialog.png">Wikipedia</a> </dd> </dl> So, I don’t mean to continue to rail on Vista like I did about a year ago, but something absolutely ridiculous happened to me today. I’ve been doing some hard driverecovery for my dad’s old NECWindows98 system. (I had to do some recovery on another system as well, but that one didn’t go so well). So I finally get the hard drive extracted via the handy dandy Newer Technology Universal USB 2.