:Hmmmm, I've wondered abut exactly this thing: if I only have a CD-Rom hooked
:up at address 0, can I just comment out all those other lines in user-startup?
Aaaaaarrrrrrgggghhhhhh. The cat jogged the phone and my connection
dropped just before I was about to wrap up a reply. Once more into the
Yes. Comment them out. Before doing that, watch your hard drive light
during a boot - it will flash once per line. Time those flashes. That
is dang near how much time you will gain. Now, those lines call the same
program that scsimounter in your squirrel drawer uses. Commenting out
the unused ones is the functional equivalent of NOT clicking on empty
lines in scsimounter's requestor - there, doesn't that make you feel
I've left everything in, but, that is partly because my scsi chain has
been subject to change on short notice and partly because I work on macs
and powermacs at work and, well, I'm kinda used to *ly long boot
:Thanks for a reply.
Every once in a long while, someone asks about something I've actually
spent time figuring out. I owe a lot to these newsgroups, and it feels
really good to be able to pay back once in a while.
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