Re: [PARPORT] Microsolutions Backpack 800TD Tape drive

From: Jochen Hoenicke (Jochen.Hoenicke@Informatik.Uni-Oldenburg.DE)
Date: Wed May 10 2000 - 04:06:39 EDT

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    On May 10, Matthew Sellers wrote:
    > I have a Microsolutions Backpack 800TD parallel portTape drive and I am
    > interested in trying to add support for it to the existing backpack drivers.

    AFAIK the Backpack 800TD is supported by ftape-4.x (The ftape that
    comes with kernel is still version 3). Check

    for a step by step installation instruction.

    You can also visit the ftape homepage, but note that you need the
    "unstable" version as the 4.02 and 4.03pre* doesn't compile with
    2.2.xx or later. The URL is:


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