Upgrading early BIOS

Philip Pemberton classiccmp at philpem.me.uk
Thu Aug 14 15:28:37 CDT 2008


Jules Richardson wrote:
> (and don't get me started on the manufacturers who used microscopic 
> jumpers which had a habit of falling off at random moments... Quantum 
> were bad for this, I recall)

Don't forget the good old Maxtor 7850AV... 2mm pitch jumpers on pin headers 
that were just slightly too short for the jumper caps.

I lost the master-slave jumper from one of mine. Wire-wrap wire is a good 
replacement. Well, it hasn't fallen off yet... :)

-- 
Phil.
classiccmp at philpem.me.uk
http://www.philpem.me.uk/



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