[svlug] Zip Drive replacement for Linux?

Rafael Skodlar,,, raffi at linwin.com
Mon Oct 7 21:41:05 PDT 2002


On Mon, Oct 07, 2002 at 09:37:34PM -0700, Wayne Earl wrote:
> I am currently using a Zip Drive to transfer data to an air gapped
> server for processing. The data on the drive is approaching 100MB
> compressed in size, so this isn't going to work for much longer. Can
> anyone recommend a good removable media drive that has a capacity of
> at least 500MB that works well under linux?

I'm using SyQuest drive and cartridges (1.5GB) for years. Works great.
The trouble is that SyQuest went out of business. Their technology was
bought by Iomega. You may want to look into their product line.

> 
> -- 
> Wayne Earl <wayne at qconcepts.net>
> gpg public key: http://www.qconcepts.net/key.txt
> gpg key fingerprint: 3CE4 0558 635E DADB 327C 73AB 11CA 9A6B B209 E8C5

-- 
Rafael



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