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Andrew Burton aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk
Thu Feb 28 16:44:39 CST 2008


yeah, I know they work with Spectrums and Amiga's - though I don't own any myself.


Regards,
Andrew B
aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk


Doc Shipley <doc at mdrconsult.com> wrote: jvdg at sparcpark.net wrote:
> 
> Officially, Zip drives only work on PC's and Macs, but I am yet to encounter a machine that won't recognise them as ordinary hard drives. I have internal (ATA and SCSI) drives in some machine, and external USB (250) and FireWire (750) drives, meaning I most of my machines can use Zip drives to perform quick sneakernet data transfer. Still easier and faster than burning CD's, although availability of a fast network does negate their usefulness somewhat.

   I have RT-11 on a 100MB ZIP disk, and RSX11 on another.  My 11/53 
(nee DS550) with RQZX1 likes the ZIP drive just fine.


 Doc




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