Quote Originally Posted by ParkerSmithPhoto View Post
..............The whole XTOL fail thing is more urban legend than reality.
It affected some users and not others. The original 1Litre packaging was part of the problem. The other part of the problem is that ascorbate developers don't keep as well as most others, and are probably more sensitive to water impurities than others. For those that it affected, it was not an urban legend, whatever that may be.