Re: Requires SSD?

Date: 2013-07-04 09:07 am (UTC)
From: (Anonymous)
One marginally technical reason is that the write-to-disk operation will occur when the user thinks the system is off. It is less risky to write to an SSD in a moving backpack than spinning up a hard drive.
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