Re: 250MB iomega zip?

From: Martin Douda (
Date: Sat Jun 03 2000 - 13:50:16 EST

On 2 Jun 2000 wrote:

> >>>>> "Andries" == Andries Brouwer <> writes:
> Andries> On Tue, May 30, 2000 at 04:20:44PM -0400, wrote:
> >> I have a 250MB iomega zip. Is it supported?
> Andries> Yes. Didnt it work with earlier kernels?
> Yes, I just tried with 2.2.14. It works. It doesn't work with
> 2.4.0-test1.
> It doesn't work with a 100MB zip diskette, nor with a 250MB zip
> diskette.

Did you compile ide-floppy as a module?
If so, try to insmod it manually, at least for me (RH6.2) modprobe can not
insert modules from /lib/modules/`uname -r`/ide/. (I have only 100MB zip,
does not work, insmoding fixes it.)

Hope it helps.


                        Martin "MaD" Douda
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