How Can I Miss You If You Won't Go Away?
Today’s imports from my Illustrious Past(TM) center around the surprisingly
difficult process of file deletion. While much more difficult than
“computer whizzes on teevee” make it seem, there’s quite a few things that
make deletion of data extraordinarily difficult–and this is before
systems start getting deployed en masse.
Yes folks, it’s hard enough to delete something even when your
hardware is not actively conspiring against you.