New SCSI Solutions for Atari!

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New SCSI Solutions for Atari!

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Hi all,

I don't think many people here may be aware of the following devices:
RaSCSI:
https://github.com/akuker/RASCSI/wiki
(Based on Raspberry Pi has advanced support for SCSI extensions like Daynaport ethernet, removable / hot swappable virtual scsi drives and more!)
BlueSCSI:
https://github.com/erichelgeson/BlueSCSI
(A cheap and basic device, based on BluePill, just copy disk images to your SD card name them ID_LUN_Name.hda and they are automatically mounted as SCSI devices, super simple compared to SCSI2SD and very cheap!)

Both devices are very interesting and are aimed towards Macs, but also work on other hardware. The more people who test on Atari would provide valuable feedback and boost development for Atari systems.

I have bought both as kits and will be building up soon. I hope other Atari users do the same - it is not often we get such great hardware that can be compatible with our machines from another 'community' so it would be good to test / feedback / contribute.
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Interesting! Please let us know how it goes!
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Sounds cool.
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I have a BlueSCSI, just backing up my Falcon then I will test mine - maybe tonight.
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@stormy have you got your Bluescsi working? I have downloaded the .hda hard disk images (created for a Mac), the bluescsi detects the images and lists them on the correct SCSI id and LUN in the log.txt file but HDDriver can't see any new partitions. I may try PPs driver.
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If it will work,

then real gold would be if CuBase Audio could use it for audio recording... :)
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