Wangtek tape drive

From: Roger Ivie <>
Date: Fri Nov 28 15:09:23 1997

Neil McNeight wrote:
>On Fri, 28 Nov 1997, Sergio Izquierdo Garcia wrote:
>> I've obtained one streamer tape drive, Wangtek Model 5099EN24.
>> I have read that Linux can support it directly.
> It's a SCSI device (at least the ones I've seen are). As long as you have
> a SCSI card to plug it in to and the drivers for that, you shouldn't need
> anything else. But then, I've never used one under DOS or Windows either.

The EN drives are _not_ SCSI drives. You will need a controller card for them.

Roger Ivie
Received on Fri Nov 28 1997 - 15:09:23 GMT

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