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A possible fix for a highly unstable G3 or G4 Tower
Authored by: RoyalJimP on Sep 08, '05 04:11:52PM

I bought (on ebay) a sawtooth logic board to put in my Smurf.
I also found the only way to get stable operation was to put the IDE hard drives on the secondary slower optical bus. It would not boot for 9.2 to osX on the primary bus. And did silly things. Since switching busses it is very stable, no problems two years now. I've considered a PCI ATA 100/133 card just for the faster transfer speeds, but just haven't sprung yet cause it's been adequat for the use it's getting



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