Quote: Originally Posted by jimbo45
did you insert the disk into Drive A.
For some reason, I'm feeling a bit skeptical of trying to use Drive A for this task...
Quote: Originally Posted by Everlong
Can't remember where I read it, but few months ago I read researchers had found a way to fit more space on to platters than what's currently possible.
The last big improvement I remember reading about was a few years ago they started making the bits vertical in order to pack more onto each platter.
So such a drive, I would expect, would be a large box of platters.
There are physical limitations for the current drives, just as there are for processor chips.