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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
Data off a broken disk isn't as reliable as data from a functional disk. However, data off a broken disk isn't completely unreliable, and data from a functional disk isn't completely reliable.
What matters is whether the data is useful, and in my experience, that data sitting on a broken disk is frequently useful.
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