Re: Two hdds on one channel - why so slow?

From: Henning P. Schmiedehausen (
Date: Sat Jan 05 2002 - 07:04:08 EST

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"J.A. Magallon" <> writes:

>(btw, I am still using -in low end linux boxen- Quantum SCSI drives that
>came with prehistoric macs, SEs and so on, so they can be about 8 years
>old. They work, slow for today standars, but work. Can anybody say the
>same about ide drives ?)

I have an Seagate ST238R (30 MB, 5 1/4" full size) on my Amiga. It
still spins up... haven't tried reading from it, though. 14 years old.


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