Jonathan Sachs <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I want to attach a SCSI device (my DAT drive) to a laptop computer.
> There appear to be two ways to do this: a PC Card SCSI adapter such as
> the Adaptec 1460, or a USB 2.0-to-SCSI adapter -- the only one I know
> of is Adaptec's USB2XCHANGE.
> Does have anyone have experience with these solutions? Informed
> opinions on which would be more robust? Faster?
> From a technical point of view I prefer the USB2XCHANGE approach, but
> it's relatively new technology, so I'm a bit wary.
> My mail address is jsachs177 at earthlink dot net.
I use a 1460 under both Linux and Win98 to do backups to a DAT drive.
It works. The DAT drive speed is the limiting factor, not the
interface speed, so from a speed standpoint, they will be about the