Networked hard drive

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at
Thu Mar 15 18:49:05 UTC 2007

Anne Wilson wrote:
> On Thursday 15 March 2007, Les Mikesell wrote:
>> Anne Wilson wrote:
>>> I've bought a drive with usb and network connection.
>> Brand?
> Freecom Classic SL

Specs at

It doesn't use a standard file sharing protocol.  It looks more like a 
proprietary version of AoE (ATA over Ethernet) where only one box can 
have write access.  You can always pull the drive out and use it via the 
IDE connector.

   Les Mikesell
   lesmikesell at

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