[TAG] cdrom problem
rick at linuxmafia.com
Tue May 18 02:36:35 MSD 2004
Quoting Jason Creighton (androflux at softhome.net):
> Really, the only hardware I can think of that might be damaged by
> software would be some old fixed-frequency (right term?) monitors. What
> else was there?
Recently, there were some really bad "LG" (formerly Goldstar) CD-ROM
drives, but that episode was really a fluke.
(Occasionally, one hears rumours about software that somehow pokes
EEPROM chips so as to erase or overwrite them, but I can't cite details.)
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