Linux Step By Steps

ZIP AND  LS120 DRIVES

Contributions from:
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Daniel Benham

Edited by Mike Andrew



Functionally, these animals are treated in a very similar manner. The Zip drives are characterised by being 100 or 250 meg in capacity, the LS120 is 120Meg.

There are three (3) device types in both families. The necessary drivers, and the mounting syntax for each type are detailed below.

ZIP INTERNAL IDE

LS120 INTERNAL IDE

LS120 PARALLEL

ZIP PARALLEL

LS120 SCSI

ZIP SCSI