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  • Lyx
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A story about backups
http://www.jasonmhirst.co.uk/

Remake of the game parallax becomes vaporware, because the developer got a new pc, and then while restoring everything from his external backup-hdd the chips on the drive explode.

Game over, man!

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A rewrite always turns out better
The object of mankind lies in its highest individuals.
One must have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.

  • Peter
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Anyone not keeping critical data (sourcecode etc.) on at least two different devices is shooting themselves in the foot.
Laziness is not an excuse (I have a nice .bat script doing the boring part).
  • Last Edit: 14 March, 2005, 01:40:15 PM by zZzZzZz