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Comment Re:Would /. please spare us ?? (Score 3, Informative) 243

And the new slashdot would send an investigative reporter to the Belize holding cell and hear out the double's story, and come out with a book called False Positive The Story of McAfee's Escape

Published by Packt, so naturally it would get a great front-page review on Slashdot. Win-win!

Comment No - I just assume they will fail (Score 1) 348

I buy hard drives in pairs, using one for live data and one kept offline until it's time to back up the live drive (I use Unison sync to quickly determine what's changed between the two drives). My boot drive gets backed up every night with Macrium Reflect. The secret to a happy life: assume that every drive will fail tomorrow and keep everything backed up.

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