On Wed, Oct 01, 2008 at 10:03:02AM +0100, Matthew Seaman wrote: > I've occasionally wondered why there isn't a simple device commonly available > which consists of a few hundred MB of battery backed (or otherwise persistent > in the face of power loss) RAM that can plug into a PCI slot and fulfil that > function generically for any disks in a machine. Solid state hard drives are > getting there, but they're still too expensive and not really fast enough yet.
You mean this? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I-RAM -- | Jeremy Chadwick jdc at parodius.com | | Parodius Networking http://www.parodius.com/ | | UNIX Systems Administrator Mountain View, CA, USA | | Making life hard for others since 1977. PGP: 4BD6C0CB | _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"