[SATLUG] OT: sata on osx

Jeremy Mann jeremymann at gmail.com
Thu May 8 14:23:49 CDT 2008


On Thu, May 8, 2008 at 1:33 PM, pixelnate <pixelnate at gmail.com> wrote:

>  How does it connect to the Mac, USB, Firewire or eSATA? And when you
>  tried to load Tiger on it, what filesystem were the drives formatted
>  for? I believe Leopard and Tiger will only load on an HFS+ volume. You
>  may need to go into the Drive Utility and reformat the drives.

Sorry Nate, I should have mentioned this is a PCI Promise SATA card.
What I want to do is take them out of my server and move them to the
Mac. Obviously reformatting them with HFS+. I'm just wondering if the
Mac will even boot off a PCI SATA card.


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