Re: [PARPORT] Iomega Parallel Port Tape Backup Units.

Claus-Justus Heine (
28 Aug 1998 04:24:33 +0200 writes:

> > I work for Iomega, and have been interested in running my Parallel port
> > 3200 Easy under linux. But, from what I understand, there has only been
> > minimal success in doing this.
> Actually, Claus Heine has made considerable progress on this front.
> The latest version of ftape supports (all?) the Ditto family parallel port
> tapes ...
> Check out
> if you can get there, I can't at the moment :-(

Whoops. I was able to talk to the world all day long. And even
accessed my web page last afternoon. Maybe it was some temporary
network failure. Don't know.

> Claus: would you like me to set up a mirror on for you ?

Why not? But I'd suggest to wait a day or two. ftape-4.02 will be out
tonight or tomorrow night.

Tim Jones has also placed the tar archives at

but another mirror doesn't hurt. In case you want to mirror the entire
web site then I'll provide a tar ball that contains all of it.



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