Subject: Re: ZIP drives
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Brian R. Gaeke <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/28/1995 17:28:15
And then spake as follows:
> Is anyone else playing with one of these little buggers?
> If so, I'd like to discuss working on a removable media system of
> some sort so these drives can be used without root access.

The ZIP drive conventional wisdom ought to be made into a HOWTO.
Is Aaron out here somewhere? Although I'm not volunteering him
or anything, maybe he might be interested?

PS. (warning: clueless comment) Wouldn't adding yourself to group
operator help to access disks w/o rootliness? (or could you set it
up so that it worked?)


Brian Gaeke, The Dimensional Gate Company    Internet E-Mail: <>
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