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Re: scsi tape

"David B. Teague" <dbt@elentari.cs.wcu.edu> writes:

> There are adaptors that allow backward conpatibility all the way to SCSI
> I, I know I am using a SCSI II controller on a couple of SCSI devices, but
> when I moved from An Adaptec 1540A to eht 2840, I had to reformat all
> drives, and I was desperately hopoing that newer controllers were better
> behaved.
Unfortunally they are not :-(. I recently moved a disk from a NCR810
to Adaptec 2940 and the different drive mapping mangled the partition
tabel.  Linux ran anyway, but i had to boot from diskette. Be shure to
have a full backup!

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