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Old 10-03-2005, 01:24 PM   #1
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External USB hard drives works with Linux?


the external USB hard drives works with Linux?

I mean: all the USB hard drives are the same for Linux or maybe some works and others not?
 
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there are always likely to be exceptions to the rule, but the vast majority of drives will just provide a scsi device for you in /dev as normal without any real hassle. note that it's not the drive, but the caddy that does the deal, so as long as you have a good caddy, you'll be laughing.
 
Old 10-03-2005, 01:54 PM   #3
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yes, so I want know if all USB boxes, usually, works......

teorically, it's the sames as an usb pendrive, I think.....

thanks a lot
 
  


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