Monday, January 23, 2006

New cell phone ring-tones...

Hitachi has been kind enough to put out this knowledge-base article that has links to several wave files that are recordings of various hard drives at the moment of their death.  Not for the sqeamish or if you hate the sound of fingernails scraped on a chalkboard.  I think I'll have to make that “slow spindle motor” file the ring tone on my cell phone.  That way I can walk into a data center (or computer store) and if someone calls me, watch all the techs freak out ;-)...