It is pretty well known now that you can count on CD's to last only ca 20 years (max), depending upon how one cares for them. Scary...but true!
Melissa : )
From: Frank Ippolito [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Thu 5/6/2004 10:12 AM
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Subject: archiving digital files
An article currently on CNN brings up a scary potential for those of us who
believed the manufacturers and have archived our creations onto disc...
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Div. Vertebrate Paleontology
American Museum of Natural History
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