SCSI connectivity

From: Richard Erlacher <>
Date: Sun Mar 11 10:42:09 2001

All my ADAPTEC cards handle drives over 1 GB with no effort of any kind on my
part, i.e. straight out of the box. Perhaps you should look for the somewhat
obscured BIOS update files on the ADAPTEC web site. I've been planning (though
the road to hell is paved with good intentions) to fix my NETWARE server's PSU,
which will make my local copies of th
but I believe ADAPTEC has it still.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Chad Fernandez" <>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, March 11, 2001 7:21 AM
Subject: Re: SCSI connectivity

> What I want it one of the later 1542 cards that isn't plug an play, but
> will handle drives over 1 gig. Both my 1542s have the earlier bios and
> won't go over 1 gig :-(
> Chad Fernandez
> Michigan, USA
> Richard Erlacher wrote:
> > The 1542B is a pain because of its poor documentation but can be made to
> > OK. If you can get one, the 154xA version is probably as good as any and
> > performs up to ISA spec's. What's more, its jumpering, though plentiful and
> > confusing, is well documented.
> >
> > Dick
Received on Sun Mar 11 2001 - 10:42:09 GMT

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