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    SubjectRe: boot from zip drive?
    On Fri, 27 Mar 1998, Bryn Paul Arnold Jones wrote:

    > On Fri, 27 Mar 1998, Brian Gerst wrote:
    > >
    > > I'm sure an ATAPI zip drive could be booted too, if your BIOS lets you
    > > boot from other than c: (like mine, a Tyan Tomcat motherboard).
    > >
    > Yes, sure.
    > > My SCSI Zip (internal) can go on any SCSI id, not just 5 or 6. Not sure
    > > about the external SCSI zip or Zip Plus in SCSI mode.
    > The external Zip has 2 switches on the back, one is termination on/off,
    > the other is id 5/6 (I think, could be 4/5, or 3/4 tho). It definatly
    > isn't 0 or 1.
    > I've no idea about the Zip Plus, they may well have put a proper id switch
    > on it, then again they can save a few pennies with by not using one.
    I own a zip plus, it only accepts 5/6 and so did the scsi one (had one till
    it got the "Click of Death".) tho the plus does auto termination, where the
    zip scsi did not.


    Mark Szlaga
    /dev/hdb5 - 0.5Gb of spinning metal, all alone in the night...

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