Aphasia wrote:8" floppies can be fun. But 12" harddrives is even more so. Those disks are huge, in pure physicalsize, today a mobilphone or good pda probably has more storagespace.
And just think about this... a gas company here was using 8" floppies in their systems until last year or something. Thats reliability.
Underdog wrote:Remember when apps and games took up 10 3.5's? Thank God for CD-ROM's.
absurdity wrote:Only up to 10? Anyone remember installing Windows 95 or Office off of floppies?
I still run into a machine with 95 on it, do a network config on it, and have it ask for disk 28 or something around there.