[lug] low profile, long IDE cables?
jbs at quiotix.com
Thu Sep 8 10:17:07 MDT 2005
On Sep 8, 2005, at 08:44 , D. Stimits wrote:
>> This is one advantage of SATA over PATA -- longer cable length.
>> Also the cables are less fragile, less susceptible to poor
>> manufacturing quality, etc.
> Unfortunately I'm stuck with PATA. Somehow I picture someone making
> up standards in the early days saying "nobody will ever need tower
I think that's pretty much right. The expectation was that it would
be used for desktop PCs.
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