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Re: 8 GB Flash drive formatted at 3.7 GB






On Mon, 2009-12-21 at 15:29 -0600, Mikkel wrote:
> My experience with ZIP disks was that if they came formatted, or if
> you used the Omega formatting tools, they always had one partition.
> What partition was an indication of what system they were formatted
> for. Windows was partition 4, Linux was partition 1, and I don't
> remember what MAC used. (It might not have used a DOS-type partition
> table.)
 
> I also remember removable platter SCSI drives that pre-dated ZIP
> drives, but I can not remember what they were called. The didn't have
> nearly as much capacity, and the cartridges were larger. I think I
> still have a couple in storage somewhere...

I believe you are talking about the IoMega Jaz drive...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iomega_Jaz

Steve


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