Re: Dumb question: Which is "better" SCSI or IDE disks? Fibre Channel of course!

Gregory Maxwell (
Mon, 7 Dec 1998 10:39:19 -0500 (EST)

On Mon, 7 Dec 1998, Agus Budy Wuysang wrote:

> Alan Cox wrote:
> >
> > > I think currently spinning SCSI hard disks on the world, either in servers
> > > or workstation, either in Unix/Linux or NT, is 50-pin old guys, no DPT disk
> >
> > And as my stats showed for real work even old 5400 rpm fast scsi on a
> > now discontinued adapter (the BT946) beats current UDMA IDE for real world
> > compiles. You "think". I've "measured"
> If it were supported under Linux :)

If what was supported? UDMA is supported just fine.

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