Quote Originally Posted by lee
The phrase "8 track" comes to mind.
I knew I had read something somewhere that discussed this issue.

This is what I was talking about, "http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_534847.html?menu=news.latestheadlines"

This discusses the fact that the material was archived on an older system and the archive is not readable anymore.

I would think that being able to locate a particular image would be pretty hard also.