Acorn Econet Fileserver
julesrichardsonuk at yahoo.co.uk
Tue Nov 22 06:03:02 CST 2005
Tony Duell wrote:
> The E01 (seperate host adapter) officially supported only 1 E20 add-on
> (contrary to what some web pages state). It's clear you can't connect
> more than one E20, all the host adapters would respond to the same
> address on the '2MHz bus' But ti's not clear to me if you could hack an
> E20 to have more than one SCSI drive on the other side of the host adapter.
I'd forgotten about that; in ADFS-land, ADFS knew nothing about device IDs -
everything was ID 0 and so the host adapter could still only have one device
connected up to it. Maybe that was fixed for the Filestore's firmware though,
as it always seemed like a silly omission.
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