To: None <email@example.com>
From: Andreas Gustafsson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/03/1999 17:46:06
John Nemeth <email@example.com> wrote:
> This is wrong. ESDI drives respond to the IDENTIFY command, and
> possibly other "ATA" commands. ESDI is a superset of the original
> WD1003 command set, and ATA is a superset of that.
I thought ESDI was an electrical interface between controller and
drive like ST506, not a controller command set like WD1003.
If something in an ESDI system responds to an ATA IDENTIFY command,
it must be the controller, not the drive.
Andreas Gustafsson, firstname.lastname@example.org