Print Story It's time to hunker down.
Games
By gzt (Fri Oct 10, 2008 at 12:45:37 PM EST) gzt, poverty, crash (all tags)
It's time to hunker down. Food budget approaching $20/week. Award-winning Franzia instead of Glenlivet. Spying on neighbors instead of going to the movies. And always watching out for the first signs of an adventure beginning or a chance to be a freelance hero.

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Print Story The hard drive reeks of death
Diary
By coryking (Mon Jun 12, 2006 at 07:07:06 AM EST) netgear, linksys, ide, raid, crash, death (all tags)
But the SMART controller just doesn't know it yet....


= START OF INFORMATION SECTION =
Device Model:     WDC WD300BB-00AUA1
Serial Number:    WD-WMA6R2915514
Firmware Version: 18.20D18
User Capacity:    30,020,272,128 bytes
Device is:        In smartctl database [for details use: -P show]
ATA Version is:   5
ATA Standard is:  Exact ATA specification draft version not indicated
Local Time is:    Mon Jun 12 06:35:46 2006 PDT
SMART support is: Available - device has SMART capability.
SMART support is: Enabled


= START OF READ SMART DATA SECTION =
SMART overall-health self-assessment test result: PASSED

Inside:

  • TERROR!
       The hardward from HELL: When good drives go bad....
  • SCANDAL!
       Fry's: Life in the junkfood business...
  • WIN!
       Free Bonus Material: Name the access point and WIN!

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Print Story I don't know nothing about birthing no babies
Wizards and Hobbits
By Bob Abooey (Mon Apr 03, 2006 at 10:27:04 AM EST) Library, karma, crash, runch, all this and more! (all tags)
The B.A.D.TM

Like a refreshing Spring afternoon...


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