Looking for a good Linux shop in Madison, Wisconsin
John J. Boyer
john.boyer at abilitiessoft.org
Wed Jun 29 15:55:13 UTC 2016
Your guesses are correct. It would be nice if the new drive could have
an image of the old one, so it would work immediately. i don't know if
the errors are due to defects in the disk platters or to problems with
the controller. The machine is behaving normally now, but every few days
it starts giving messages about sector errors.
On Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 10:27:17AM -0500, John G. Heim wrote:
> I am guessing John's problem would be with 2 things. First, he'd want linux
> with braille installed on the new hard drive. Second, he'd want his files
> copied from the old hard drive. Both of those things would take some
> knowledge of linux. Maybe not a lot, but some.
> On 06/29/2016 09:37 AM, Mark Peveto wrote:
> >Hi John,
> >I don't think you'd need a linux shop specifically, just a good computer store that can get you the kind of drive and such. Check with best buy if you've got one close...they can probably get
> >you headed in the right direction.
> >Have a good one.
> >Mark Peveto
> >Registered Linux user number 600552
> >Sent from sonar using alpine 2.20.13
> >On Wed, 29 Jun 2016, John J. Boyer wrote:
> >>My Linux machine needs a new disk drive and a general overhaul. Does
> >>anyone know of a good Linux shop in Madison, Wisconsin?
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John J. Boyer; President,
Email: john.boyer at abilitiessoft.org
Status: 501(C)(3) Nonprofit
Location: Madison, Wisconsin USA
Mission: To develop softwares and provide STEM services for people with
disabilities which are available at no cost.
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