[G4] Note on ATA buses in MDD Dual G4 and perhaps other Macs.
Philip J Robar
pjrobar at areyoureallythatstupid.org
Sun Nov 13 06:16:45 PST 2005
On Nov 13, 2005, at 12:46 AM, Aaron wrote:
> My guess is that the jumpers on the two drives were set using the
> Master/Slave method, which apparently is correct for the ATA 33 bus
> but not for the ATA 66 bus, which, like the ATA 100 bus, uses Cable
Keeping things simple. Cable select has nothing to do with which
interface you're using. It has everything to do with having a cable
select enabled cable (i.e. the correct wire is snipped at the correct
location) and the drives jumpered to cable select.
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