[rescue] G3 Score
Geoffrey S. Mendelson
gsm at mendelson.com
Wed Mar 8 13:30:56 CST 2006
On Wed, Mar 08, 2006 at 02:19:26PM -0500, Phil Stracchino wrote:
> Ah, there is onboard SCSI as well? I hadn't checked. Good, that means
> I can keep the existing 4G EIDE disk as an OS bootdisk and move the
> existing 4G data disk over from the 7600.
You probably missed it. On the motherboard it's a 50 pin header on the
back it's the same IBM PC printer socket (female DB25) that Apple used for
SCSI on desktops. The Beige G3 was the last machine with one on the
motherboard. Later machines could add one in a PCI slot.
I believe the Beige G3 will boot from the SCSI controller. Note that AFIK
it only supports one IDE hard drive.
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