[rescue] Anybody remember MFM? (Durango Poppy II problem)
mfree80286 at adelphia.net
Wed Aug 6 12:55:02 CDT 2003
The control cable *does* have a twist, conductors 25-29. I'm sitting here
looking at a reference that says so.
>From the photos, there's only one data connector so it can't be
How are you feeding the controller the drive specs? I'm not familiar with
that particular computer.
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From: "Kay" <sunfriek at ussonet.net>
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> but also had to make sure that the data cable is connected to the right
> drive ..
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> From: "Geoffrey S. Mendelson" <gsm at mendelson.com>
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> > Mike Hebel wrote:
> > > Scratch this. Just found the post with the pictures. Although it
> > > beg the question as to if that machine needs special cables. It's
> > > so long I can't recall if MFM cables had a twist or not in them.
> > No they did not. The drives had ID jumpers.
> > Geoff.
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