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Re: [vox-tech] zip drive and USB questions
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Re: [vox-tech] zip drive and USB questions



> > 1. are parallel port zip drive hot-swappable?
> 
> You use it like a CDROM (pop it in, mount it).  Unmounting auto-ejects the
> disk.

I _think_ he meant the device itself (ie, the zip drive), not the disks.
I've hot-swapped, but I live dangerously.  I think it's commonly warned
to turn power off before connecting / disconnecting parallel (and even
serial and PS/2) devices...

I hate computers. :)

-bill!


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