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Re: transfer from explorer to Symbolics
Date: Thu, 23 Mar 89 17:13:23 EDT
From: mike%ists.ists.ca@Warbucks.AI.SRI.COM (Mike Clarkson)
> To everyone else listening on SLUG, please note that there is no
> advantage to using QIC-11 or QIC-24 formats, other than for compatiblity
> purposes. The different formats have nothing to do with density or tape
I believe that QUIC-24 has both higher density ...
Sorry ... No ... As I stated before, there is no density difference
between QIC-11 and QIC-24 specs. All QIC-02 interface cart tape drives
that I've seen use 8000ftpi density. Some tape drives might support
different densities, but that is not related to QIC-11/QIC-24.
... and more error checking.
Yes ... As used internally by the cart tape's intelligent controller.
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