A linux “bug” teaches us what you see is not always what it is

The ???bug??? existed back in the old times of the floppy drives. These drives seemed to fail very quickly on linux systems compared to MS DOS/Windows. Now, a normal observer would say linux had bad handling of the drives or was doing something messy that made these drives crap out ever so often. But as it turned out, the issue was the complete opposite.

Get the Free Newsletter!

Subscribe to Developer Insider for top news, trends, & analysis