[ILUG] hard disk
paul.askins at analog.com
Wed Mar 8 12:45:46 GMT 2000
UDMA66 is faster than 33, but only if you have a '66 controller card and the
propper software. With the 2.2.13 kernel there isn't a whole lot of
The '66 drives will work on a standard EIDE interface. You may need to check
if your BIOS will support a large hard disk. If it's old, like my P166, you
wont get anyting greater than 8.4G on it without a BIOS flash update form the
manufacturers web site.
On 08-Mar-00 Dermot Gorman wrote:
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?
Paul Askins <:)
Email: Paul Askins <paul.askins at adbvdesign.analog.com>
Date: 08-Mar-00, 12:41:17
Anyone can make something work.
But it takes an engineer to make it *barely* work.
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