Subject: Re: Using Hitachi 4GB Microdrive
To: Quentin Garnier <email@example.com>
From: Richard Danter <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/17/2006 16:57:01
Quentin Garnier said the following:
> Technically, NetBSD will probably read it fine, however, there is a
> form-factor issue: typically, microdrives are type-II CF cards, and
> the CF slot in the Jornada only accepts type-I. Or the other way
> around, but you should have a look at the size of the microdrive, which
> might be too thick to fit in the slot.
With the door removed from the CF bay the card fits just fine.
I have tried booting NetBSD from a CF card in the PCMCIA slot. That
works fine but when I then connect the microdrive it seems that reads
from the CF card fail (I get timeout messages).