[ILUG] hard disk
John P. Looney
jplooney-ilug at online.ie
Wed Mar 8 12:43:21 GMT 2000
On Wed, Mar 08, 2000 at 12:30:54PM +0000, Dermot Gorman mentioned:
> way off topic but - I'm buyin a new EIDE hard disk, could anybody
> tell me what the difference between UDMA33 and UDMA66 is.
> Will it work on an older motherboard, i.e. of pentium 166 vintage?
Yeah, it's just "DMA mode 4". Ye olde Pentium boards supported DMA mode
2, so teh drive should just fallback to that.
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