Subject: Re: CompactFLASH support?
To: Jukka Marin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
Date: 06/30/1998 11:00:30
On Tue, 30 Jun 1998, Jukka Marin wrote:
> I am involved in a project which uses CompactFLASH memory cards. These
> cards are manufactured by Sandisk and some other companies and are muchs
> maller than PCMCIA cards. CompactFLASH cards look like IDE disks to the
> host and come in capacities of 4 MB to 24 MB and more. These cards can
> be plugged directly to PCMCIA slots using a passive adapter card. CF
> cards are used in digital cameras, some GSM phones and other small
> portable devices. I think they are usually ms-dos formatted so they can
> be read on "any" machine.
> How hard would it be to add support for these cards in NetBSD?
I don't know, but don't the sharks have such things?
(see http://www.research.digital.com/SRC/iag/info/romcard.html or something)
Would be cool to have some support for these beasts... :)
Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>