Re: Linux IEEE-488 (GPIB) cards?

Jon Lewis (
Tue, 7 Jul 1998 01:19:56 -0400 (EDT)

On Mon, 6 Jul 1998, Mike Ford Ditto wrote:

> Actually, some of the HP multi-user machines such as the HP 9000
> series 500 used it, even for their main disks! I think they had both
> plain GPIB ports and a variation that was better for disks (I assume
> it had some kind of DMA or synchronous transfer or something).

We have one of these on the shelf. A coworker brought it in...swore it
worked at home...but it doesn't boot. It has both GPIB and HS-GPIB ports.

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