Subject: Re: Using Hitachi 4GB Microdrive
To: Richard Danter <>
From: Mark Kirby <>
List: port-hpcarm
Date: 01/17/2006 16:49:28
On Tuesday 17 January 2006 16:45, Richard Danter wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have a Hitachi Microdrive (from a broken iPod Mini) which, when
> plugged into a USB CF card reader, can be read fine from a Linux PC.
> When I plug it in to the CF slot on the bottom of my J720 WinCE pops up
> a dialogue asking what driver to use for the card so it looks like WinCE
> can't read it.
> I was wondering how likely it is that I will be able to read it from
> NetBSD? How would I go about testing it? Any ideas? I guess I would need
> to boot from a CF card in the PCMCIA slot?

The Compact flash card with NetBSD on goes in the slot on the underneath of 
the machine. So your pcmcia slot will be free.


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