[dba-Tech] Always On Notebook

Peter Brawley peter.brawley at earthlink.net
Mon Aug 25 17:17:43 CDT 2008

Every subsystem has an expected half life. I just close its lid when I 
close mine. I know of no advantage to turning it off if there's not s 
specific need to reboot. Or as Mr Kay might could have said, only warm 
boots for me


Arthur Fuller wrote:
> I've grown into the habit of leaving my notebook on 24/7. It's using the
> power supply, of course, not the battery. Is there a down side to this? will
> the machine wear out more quickly because of this? Even though it's a
> notebook, I rarely move it, so I just leave it running.
> TIA,
> Arthur
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