Subject: Re: Jaz/Zip drives (was Re: new 1.2BETA /i386 install floppies and kernels)
To: Rahim Azizarab <>
From: Sean Berry (most of the time) <>
List: port-i386
Date: 09/05/1996 13:00:41
>I have been thinkering with the idea of making a Jaz/Zip drive bootable.
>One way, would have to be hacking the bios where it can boot from LPT1.
>The other option would be putting a hack into a boot manager like lilo.
>Has anyone given this a thought, or know of any work being done on this?

Ran just fine on a SCSI zip drive on an Adaptec 2842 (VLB/EISA) card for me.
Sean Berry is a computer scientist trapped in an engineer's mind.
I imagine someone is likely to misinterpret my opinions as those of my
various employers.  This is not the case.