Subject: Re: Oooooh... IDE to Q-bus/Unibus adapters.
To: None <>
From: Allison J Parent <>
List: port-vax
Date: 07/07/1999 23:15:54
<Okay, but you're not going to find a DMA IDE controller that's not PCI.  D
<you see why I was going on about how you ought to be drawing the compariso
<to cheap _PCI_ SCSI adapters?

PCI controllers are for PCI and need not apply for vax duty.

Your stuck in an endless loop.  hit break.  This would be a new design for 
                    ------->    QBUS    <--------

On Q-bus DMA is not as magical as the PC world where market driven drivel 
prevails.  A controller design is as close as the DEC handbooks.