An interesting ebay find and what to do with scsi do-dads

Chuck Guzis cclist at sydex.com
Tue Jul 14 23:28:51 CDT 2009


On 14 Jul 2009 at 22:02, Brian Lanning wrote:

> For example, supposing it's a 1.44mb floppy drive, what format would an
> amiga try to write to a drive like this?  I would think that a disk
> format is OS dependent.  I do have drivers to read fat partitions, so
> maybe it could read PC floppies.  Or maybe since it's high density, it
> could read/write those 1.76mb amiga format high density floppies... or
> maybe not since it's scsi and the amiga specific floppy drives tend to
> be  modified in an amiga-only way.

Take a close look at the floppy when you get a chance.  It might be 
one of the Briar technology 20MB flopticals that can also do 1.44MB.  
I've got one in a Tulin-branded box.

--Chuck




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