[rescue] 5.25" floppy on modern PC
lionel4287 at gmail.com
Sat Aug 15 21:52:49 CDT 2009
On Aug 15, 2009, at 9:36 PM, Chad Fernandez <chad.fernandez at att.net>
> Yes, one side is pins with a key, the other side is an edge
> connector with a slot cut into it. I think the normal way a drive
> acts when plugged in backwards is that it runs all the time, yet
> that isn't the case here...... it's been awhile since I've messed
> with this kind of thing, though.
That freaked me out the first three times it happened to me on PC
builds, the I simply resigned my self to getting it wrong the first
time on all subsequent builds...
It has been a while since I built a machine with an on-board floppy...
Years perhaps? (2 at least)
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