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, "dennisllevens" <dllevens@h...>
> I am using some generic usb 2.0 external that has a fan and the thing
> is way too loud. I have a WD2500JB 250gb hard drive in it that is
> fairly quiet.
> Curious what is the most popular or favored HD enclosure to use with
> the slug? I am putting mine on the top shelf of my entertainment unit
> and from 20 feet away I can hear the thing humming and whining.
> Any suggestions would be appreciated,
> by the way and completely off topic:
> Are these yahoo forums the only place for posting questions about the
> nslu2-linux project and meeting other nslu2 owners? Searching, posting
> and reading the threads here are painful compared to the forums I
> frequent the most these days (msfn.org, forums.anandtech.com,
> forumz.tomshardhware.com etc)
I am using a couple of Venus DS 3's for my drives [Venus DS-2316B2BK].
They are very quiet. The box says '8cm ultra silent fan' and it ain't
lying. I bought them from newegg [www.newegg.com].