[rescue] PCMCIA and sbus

Stephen Conley cheetah at tanabi.org
Mon Dec 8 10:47:16 CST 2014

This is kind of a holy grail because I remember running an SS20 back
when USB 1.x was all the rage and wanting to try to get some of those
things to work.  I was never able to find a non-PC Card USB PCMCIA
card and this was even 'back in the day' when such a thing may have
been easier to find.

On Mon, Dec 8, 2014 at 11:30 AM, Patrick Finnegan
<pat at computer-refuge.org> wrote:
> When I tried doing something similar, I discovered that all the "PCMCIA"
> USB adapters are actually PC Card, which is not quite the same (PCI
> bus-type interface, unlike PCMCIA which is ISA bus).
> I had similar hopes for getting USB on an ISA bus PC with an ISA to PCMCIA
> card.
> All,
> Has anyone with a sun4u or sun4m system gone from sbus->PCMCIA->USB to
> access peripherals (printers, storage, etc?) What OSes and what
> peripherals have you used? It would be interesting/fun to be able to
> use USB sticks on a Sparc 20.
> --
> -Jon
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