[Color Computer][Coco] Tandy Hard Disk Controller
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Sat Mar 4 19:18:32 EST 2006
----- Original Message -----
From: "Gene Heskett"
> On Saturday 04 March 2006 18:32, Mark Marlette wrote:
>>Test more than one CoCo on a SCSI drive?
>>That would be a disaster.
> It could be if the driver doesn't have collision detection, which I'd
> bet the farm none of them do. I mean, this IS the coco we're talking
> about here folks. :)
> But the scsi specs themselves do have collision detection as a very
> important function, for exactly that reason. For the coco though, that
> would mean that the middle 16 wires in the cable would have to be used
> as the handshaking to control that is in the middle of the connector
> Does your tc^3 interface support that somehow?
I betcha ... OS-9 will do it.
I betcha ... Nitros9 won't.
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