Subject: Re: Using 1.2mb AT floppy drives on an RQDX3
To: NetBSD Bob <>
From: Douglas Meade <>
List: port-vax
Date: 01/30/2001 10:56:47
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On Tue, 30 Jan 2001, NetBSD Bob wrote:

> Can someone explain how to use AT 1.2MB floppy drives on an RQDX3.
> I have this wilde hair that I want to try to load NetBSD or Ultrix
> from floppy as an aside on one of my MVII crates.  IFF the hardware
> is compatible, and I think it is, even though the floppy formats
> are incompatible with the old RX50 things, all I need to do is mate
> up a 34 pin dip header cable off the back of the backplane firewall?
> What ID and jumpering is required?
> Thanks
> Bob