CD-ROM recovery software?

Charles Curley charlescurley at
Thu Apr 9 09:28:24 MDT 2009

On Thu, Apr 09, 2009 at 07:26:04AM -0600, Gabriel Gunderson wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 9, 2009 at 12:04 AM, Shane Hathaway <shane at> wrote:
> > I recently saw that Mythbusters episode, and my brother has actually had it
> > happen.  A weakened CD exploded inside his drive, leaving sharp plastic and
> > aluminum bits all over inside.  I was amazed to see it.  He said it made a
> > loud bang when it happened.  Nothing actually came out of the drive, though,
> > and the drive kept functioning fine.  I later cleaned out the bits.
> Just to be clear, do you mean bytes?

8 bits = one byte. Also one dollar.


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