That's not very much is it?
quote:cloud storage (too expensive) with external hard drive backup along with high capacity jump drives for movement between machines
What is the ideal setup?
quote:10 ought to do it. .AVIs and HD movies/shows are much larger files
How many TBs hard drive would it need to be to basically own every movie you ever enjoyed + tv series, music cd, etc
quote:he didn't ask how much to store my current collection. he asked about everything i've ever watched/listened to.
That is a ton of space. I have about 700 movies and like 18 TV Series. Among stuff like sports clips\games and I am at a 10th of that
quote:i have the same mentality. when i first started dling, i amassed a stack of DVDs about five feet high. the problem is that physical media like DVDs deteriorate over time.
I'd like to at least have a solid stockpile of the older stuff before that happens.
the problem is that physical media like DVDs deteriorate over time.
I went digital because of that and because I got tired of trying to figure out what I had. And trying to catalog it all was problematic.