Another connector gripe...

Erich Oetting eros at
Fri Sep 23 12:55:32 PDT 1994

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>> Agreed, also in evaluating SCSI devices with the 68 pin connector I'm
>> finding that there are two cable retention schemes. One uses a latch and
>> the other uses screws. As you might guess, these are totally and
>> completely incompatible. If you have a cable with the latch it won't
>> even mate with a connector with the screw retention. You can't even
>> TEST it!!!
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Only the jackscrew version is specified by the SCSI-3 SPI.  See section
5.2 of X3T10/855D revision 13.

   ... Erich
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