Re: NTLK [semi OT] Filesystems specification

From: J. van de Griek (
Date: Thu Jun 15 2000 - 17:13:16 CDT

On 15-06-2000 23:56, Paul Guyot wrote:

> I inserted the 16 megs compact flash card in a PowerBook (my
> Partner's G3), and it only accepted to format it as DOS.
> I guess I cannot make an Apple partition map to store the Newton
> stuff, at least with PCMCIA cards. Has anyone here used PCMCIA ATA
> cards in Apple laptops?

I suspect he is missing some vital extension(s) or something, because I know
for a fact that you can start a PowerBook from a Mac formatted ATA Flash
card (although I haven't tried it personally). You might want to bring up
this question on the PowerList. Or I could do it for you, if you want.


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