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Then Intrepid came along and the zip drive failed to work until jazip was installed. Both Breezy and Dapper. And I see you mentioning specifically MB there I have an icon in the “my computer” windows. Lihux Zip drive configuration. Yeah, I know I’m old school. Archived from the original on It would be handy if you told the forum users which kind of zip drive you have.
HOWTO: Get your Iomega Zip Drive to work [Archive] – Ubuntu Forums
I haven’t tested, but I can’t see why it wouldn’t work with Edgy.
Get that Zip Drive Up and Running
The reason I still have it? If you do choose Linux formatting, use ext2, and remember to use partition 1, otherwise your disk won’t mount. The procedure is slightly different for parallel port, SCSI etc. They are before USB attached drives came into being. Scroll down to your zip drive and click the ‘Advanced’ tab.
So I’d like to ask. The format became the most popular of the superfloppy products which filled a niche market in the late s portable storage market.
Views Read Edit View history. Establish your drive’s device name. All was well through Karmic but since Lucid nothing I do produces any results.
Specifying the actual filesystem used usually produces an error on mounting. You will also note that your disks won’t automount and open a browser window, even if other removable media is set to do so.
All this sounds pretty unscientific but the good news is that these problems should no longer exist in Ubuntu’s next stable release due in early April. The Zip drive is a superfloppy disk drive that has all of the 3.
Iomega Zip drives are so ubiquitous in the PC hardware universe that I expect to see a report soon that archeologists have discovered an Egyptian tomb with mummified Zip cartridge instructions.
HOWTO: Iomega ATAPI/IDE Zip Drive [Archive] – Ubuntu Forums
I wondered if you could clarify something for me. There are still a few of us diehard zip drive users out there! Extended File Iomegaa Rock!
Looping for Fun and Profit. It would be a shame is Ubuntu wasn’t advanced enough to recognize a device that has been out since the mid 90’s.
Sorry to bother you all, but, I recently ordered an external iomega zip drive from ebay one that plugs in the USB port. They have also found a small niche in the music production community, as SCSI-compatible Zip drives can be used with vintage samplers iommega keyboards of the s.