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Re: [SLE] Zip drives again
  • From: twopinkblobs@xxxxxxxxxxx (Michael Ayers)
  • Date: Wed, 1 Jan 2003 11:07:21 +0100
  • Message-id: <200301011107.21928.twopinkblobs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 01 January 2003 08:16, Michael Ayers wrote:
> > > This worked perfectly thankyou, but I still can't read my old disks so
> > > I guess I will have to rebuild the computer that I had 7.3 installed on
> > > and try to move the data the hard way ! It looks as if somebody changed
> > > something between 7.3 and 8.1 .
> >
> > Nope. I just read my zip disk created with suse 7.3 in suse 8.1 with no
> > problem at all.
>
> It looks as if their is a fault on the disks I made with 7.3 as none of
> them were readable under 8.1 . I have reformatted some of them under 8.1
> and they are now o.k. I am about to rebuild the 7.3 system so we will see.
>
I have successfully recovered the data that I needed using 7.3 and a hand full
of floppies . The 7.3 system will not read partition 4 disks though .
Something wrong with my 7.3 system maybe.

Mike Ayers


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