contributing/web_pages/news/qoth_next: Solid-state disk.
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@@ -69,6 +69,8 @@ backporting]](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-11/msg00077.html)
 some changes contained in Linux 2.0.40, which prevents data corruption due to a
 miscalculation of the size of medium-sized disks reporting 15 heads instead of
 16.
+This fix was part of an effort to get Hurd running using a [solid-state
+disk](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-12/msg00000.html).
 Samuel Thibault improved [network card
 detection](http://lists.debian.org/debian-hurd/2012/07/msg00011.html)
 on busses other than 0 and 2.