[rescue] Converting Ultra 10 from IDE to SCSI HD

Mark md.benson at gmail.com
Thu Feb 22 13:08:53 CST 2007

On 22 Feb 2007, at 18:57, Lionel Peterson wrote:

> I just wanted to share with folks that might be interested that I
> found a great step-by-step instruction page on converting an Ultra
> 5/10 from IDE to SCSI - it covers both CD-ROM and HD replacement,
> and it enabled me to convert an Ultra 10 to SCSI HD (retaining IDE
> CD-ROM drive) in about 15 minutes.
> Here's the link:
> http://homepages.cae.wisc.edu/~gerdts/ultra10-scsi.html

Yeh, I ran my Ultra 10/440 off a pair of 18GB Seagate Cheetahs and a  
Symbios card. It really makes a big difference over the paltry IDE on  
the board. I never bothered with the CD-ROM as I wanted a DVD drive  
and IDE ones are way cheaper and more readily available.

Mark Benson

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