[plug] transfer some files between NT4 machines and linux

Connell connellp at wantree.com.au
Thu Apr 8 18:01:24 WST 2004

Craig Ringer wrote:

>>Another approach would be to use an ATA->CF adapter. I don't know how
>>well NT would handle those being added and removed from a live machine,
>>but it bears investigation. 
> Sorry, that's unclear. I really doubt you could add the adaptor live -
> it'd most likely do very unpleasant things to the IDE controller. What I
> don't know is how well NT will handle the hot-swapping of CF cards in
> the adaptor.
> Craig Ringer
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NT4 handles hot swapping of CF cards exceptionally well, as long as you 
don't remove the card while it's being written to


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