My classiccmp non-retirement :-)

der Mouse mouse at Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA
Sun Jun 19 23:47:18 CDT 2005


> How long should a CD be replied upon?

Pressed, or CD-R?  A pressed CD will likely be readable as long as the
drive still works, would be my guess - especially if the CD is kept in
the dark and in an inert atmosphere.  A CD-R is quite a different
story; I wouldn't count on them nearly as long.

How long, that's another question.  A decade, maybe?

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