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Re: USB Hard Disks



On Tue, 2002-12-17 at 14:19, John Nall wrote:
> Trust me - this is Psyche related. :-)
> 
> I have always used internal HD's but it looks like I need to use an external
> one now.   I presume that a hard disk advertised as "external USB" would
> plug into a USB port and work like any other hard disk.  And I also presume
> that RH8.0 would have no trouble using such a critter.
> 
> Are those presumptions correct?   And, if so, can anyone pass on any
> experiences with different kinds (the good, the bad, and the ugly).
> 
> Thanks,
> 
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hard drives on USB 1.1 are virtually unusable

I had problems with USB 2.0 on RH 7.3, sometimes worked, sometimes
locked up. Firewire is better bet.

Craig





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