>Subject: Is it possible: PCI+IDE+(Adaptec 1542b + SCSI)?
>Date: 26 Jun 1995 14:36:29 +0100
>The Pentium has on-motherboard PCI IDE adapter but no SCSI
>adapter available. Is it possible to use a Adaptec 1542b
>ISA SCSI adapter on it to access SCSI devices? Or I have use
>PCI SCSI adapter to access SCSI devices?
>I have read the SCSI howto and have not found the answer to
>the question. Any information will be appreciated.
It's possible to use an ISA SCSI adaptor but the performance will be better
with the vastly greater bandwidth of PCI. Of course if you already have the
1542B then it's probably not worth junking it in favour of a PCI equivalent as
the performance on this is pretty decent unless you hang a whole load of