Subject: Re: Zip Drive Question
To: Jell-O <>
From: Allen Briggs <>
List: macbsd-general
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...


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