[PARPORT] IDE as parallel port

From: ephemeron (ephemeron@nettaxi.com)
Date: Fri Aug 04 2000 - 19:22:02 EDT

  • Next message: Brian Preston: "Re: [PARPORT] IDE as parallel port"

    I remember reading somewhere that the slower IDE devices (zip, LS-120) can be
    connected externally to the parallel port. IDE devices are much cheaper than
    their parport cousins. There is an obvious benefit to being able to
    connect an internal zip drive (costs less by a half) to the parallel port.

    Does anybody know how this is done? Or is this possible only through special

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