Re: Driver for ESDI drive

Alan Cox (
Wed, 5 Feb 1997 22:11:43 +0000 (GMT)

> Does the MFM/RLL driver work with ESDI drives? If not is there a driver
> fir ESDI?

ESDI is register level compatible with MFM, both the ide and the old pre-ide
driver will handle them. You do want to build fs/swap etc with bad block
checking ON however. Unlike IDE it has no bad block mapping