[rescue] Anybody remember MFM? (Durango Poppy II problem)
mcguire at neurotica.com
Wed Aug 6 16:37:39 CDT 2003
On Wednesday, August 6, 2003, at 05:36 PM, Frank Van Damme wrote:
>> The cable isn't *supposed* to have a twist in it. That
>> brain-deadness was started by IBM on the floppy interface to flip the
>> device select bits around, so that they could have a big stock of
>> floppy drives in the warehouse that were all jumpered the same.
> I find using jumpers for anything crap... Oops, dropped another one!
Yes, but in those days people like YOU didn't open up computer
Dave McGuire "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL -Bill Bradford
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