If it is connected to a dedicated tape controller, you will need the
manual for that controller, and check its jumper settings.
On Wed, 13 Nov 1996, Brian Kimball wrote:
> Date: Wed, 13 Nov 1996 13:53:02 -0800
> From: Brian Kimball <email@example.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: ftape
> My gateway system (G6-200 XL) came with a tape drive, i believe an
> iomega ditto internal unit. I'd like to do backups now that my hdd is
> making strange noises, but I have no idea where to start in the kernel
> ftape makefile. My docs that came with my computer don't tell my
> How can I find the correct values for FDC_BASE, FDC_IRQ, and FDC_DMA?
> Will I have to make the devices after booting the kernel or will the
> automatically appear? If I do have to make them, how can I do that?
> Sorry for being so clueless. :)