Subject: Formatting an RD53
To: None <port-vax@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Sune Stjerneby <>
List: port-vax
Date: 06/08/1999 21:15:33

I have an RD53 sitting idling in my uVAX-II. I'd like to format it for
NetBSD usage (it's currently recognized as an RD51, though there's
printed RD53 on the Maxtor drive itself) - is there anyway I can do
this without getting the proper DEC service tape?

// Sune Stjerneby
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