Re: parallel zip drives

Curtis' test dude (
Wed, 2 Apr 1997 15:25:43 -0700 (MST)

Yes it does suck... I am glad to see I'm not the only one... It took about
an hour for me to transfer 100M from my linux box to a zip disk.


On Mon, 24 Mar 1997, fb wrote:

> Is it me or do parallel port zip drives just plain suck under linux?
> I heard that this may be caused by the fact that the driver does not support
> epp, anyone have any comments, ideas, or zip drive benchmarks.
> Also, please do not refer me to any howto's or faq's, I have read them already.
> Thanks
> FB