Subject: Re: ZIP disk/domestic/bootstrapping...
To: Nathan Gelbard <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: port-hp300
Date: 03/31/1997 16:34:25
On Mon, 31 Mar 1997 16:32:10 -0800 
 Nathan Gelbard <gelbard@ENGR.ORST.EDU> wrote:

 > Are you saying you got an ioMEGA ZIP drive to work on a HP300? Or are you
 > NFS mounting it from something else?

A ZIP drive is just a DIRECT/REMOVABLE SCSI device .. i.e. just a SCSI
disk that happens to be removable.

If there are problems with ZIP drives under NetBSD/hp300, then it's
Yet More Bugs in the NetBSD/hp300 SCSI code :(

If you do encounter problems using ZIPs, please drop me a note, and
we'll see about fixing it...

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