SSD wear (was Re: Best Linux Laptop)
nick at leippe.com
Mon Jan 7 17:15:05 MST 2013
On Mon, Jan 7, 2013 at 7:11 AM, Jeff Jibson <jeff.jibson at parentlink.net> wrote:
> For a smaller laptop, I have really like my Acer 1810t, especially after
> putting in an SSD. I use Gentoo, so I mount some stuff to the old drive
> externally for compiling so I don't kill it with compiling.
Unless your SSD is over 5 years old, there is no need to worry about
wearing it out. Use it like a spinning disk and read/write the crap
out of it. It will far outlast your laptop's lifetime.
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