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Old 08 May 2009, 21:22   #13
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Originally Posted by switchblade View Post
Did anybody honestly think back then that floppy drives back then weren't so bad to deal with compared to today? Did people have more patience with those load times back then?
As Einstein nearly said, everything's relative. I thought floppies were lightning fast because I had been used to loading stuff from tape. But once I'd experienced hard drives, they didn't seem so fast at all.

You come from a PC and console background, so that informs your perspective - I personally thought nothing of load times on the A500, because it was a step up.

The drive click narked me no end, though.
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