USB2.0 External IDE connections
sektie at freebsdgirl.com
Fri Apr 22 07:59:29 PDT 2005
On Friday 22 April 2005 10:55 am, Brian McCann wrote:
> I tried, but I ended up returning the enclosures. I had a problem
> where anytime I would output lots of data to the drive (say 2 PCs
> copying a 4gb file to it), the drive would "dissapear" and hang the
> system. Happened on both Windows and FreeBSD though. IIRC, it was
> the newer Prolific chipset.
Don't top post!
I had the same problem, btw. I have a USB HD enclosure, I forget what chipset.
Any time I transfered large amounts of data, it would lock my entire system.
Fun stuff. I switched to firewire. The performance is heaps better, and I
haven't had any problems with it (yet).
Email: sektie at freebsdgirl.com
AIM: Randi BSD
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