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ARSCLIST  July 2006

ARSCLIST July 2006

Subject:

Re: Longevity

From:

Karl Miller <[log in to unmask]>

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Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Tue, 11 Jul 2006 08:51:08 -0500

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On Fri, 30 Jun 2006, steven c wrote:

> I would suspect that, rather than being intentional economic-related
> decisions,
> it has more to do with the simple "nature of the beast!" As we choose to
> preserve more information...and in more detail...our existing formats become
> impractical in cubic volume, if nothing else!

I can see that capacity needs continue to increase exponentially, but it
seems to me that our storage modalities are fundamentally flawed if one
considers longevity a goal.

There would seem to be little incentive to make anything that would last
forever.

Karl

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