Subject: Re: Zip Drive Question
To: Jell-O <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Allen Briggs <email@example.com>
Date: 08/24/1995 16:55:52
> I too have a Zip Drive. I don't think that Zip Drives would be compatible
> in the UNIX environment because to run Zip Drives, you need special
> drivers/extensions. There are none that I know of for BSD. I wonder if
> there are drivers for BSD and I just don't know about them.
The regular scsi disk drivers should be able to handle the ZIP drives,
I think. As long as you put one disk in and leave it there for the
duration, it should look like a regular hard disk. I don't know why
the MacOS needs special drivers/extensions unless it's to handle
mounting, unmounting and changing of the media...
Allen Briggs - end killing - firstname.lastname@example.org ** MacBSD == NetBSD/mac68k **
Where does all my time go? <a href="http://www.netbsd.org/">Guess.</a>