CDC Sabre information

From: Pete Turnbull <>
Date: Thu Dec 7 18:02:45 2000

On Dec 7, 12:51, John Honniball wrote:

> Anybody know what the interface on the Cifer tape drive is?
> The drive came with two huge, rubber-sleeved 50-way ribbon
> cables. I think both cables are required for the
> interface, so it doesn't look like SCSI...

All the Cifers I've seen are Pertec interface, which consists of two 50-way
cables. I have the pin assignment list somewhere, if that's any help.

Pete						Peter Turnbull
						Network Manager
						Dept. of Computer Science
						University of York
Received on Thu Dec 07 2000 - 18:02:45 GMT

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