Re: SCSI Termination

Michael Champigny (champign@cadosf.hlo.dec.com)
Wed, 27 Nov 1996 10:13:23 -0500 (EST)

According to Nicholas Alexander Bastin:

> I woudlnt' be so sure about that. I also had problems getting my NEC 2x
> to run on my UDB, with or without termination. It appears that the block
> size on some CD-Rom drives is incompatible with unix, while some cd drives
> have internal jumpers labelled 'unix'... In fact, the only CD-Rom drive

You are not the only one...I have an X8 Philips on the UDB which
doesn't work, but my X2 IBM works fine. I believe the block size is
incompatible or not supported in the NCR driver. Or it could be the
Philips doesn't have it's own TERM power. In any case, not all SCSI-II
CD-ROMS work with the UDB out of the box. That being said, most
problems poeple experience are related to improper active termination.

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