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Originally Posted by Dysfunction View Post
Yep! Even good optical media has limited life expectancy, and this has much to do with the storage environments.

FWIW commercially PRESSED optical media lasts longer than burned media.

My mac super drives never seem to be sensitive enough to mount anything more than 3 years old. But my older Big Pioneer drive seems to read anything, even stuff that never shows up anywhere else. Depends on the drive too.

"I've always wanted to own and control the primary technology in everything we do."
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