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"The CD-ROM format is so incredibly unreliable that all of the layers of error corrections require 2.33 GB to encode 650 MB of usable data."

byuu.net/compact-discs/structu

Oh, I forgot, the author of this article is on Mastodon since this is blowing up: @byuu@mastodon.social

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@Jo It does, that is what @byuu@mastodon.social 's post it about, he proposes a better archival format.

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