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scsi hard drive setup as synchronous

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Is there a good reason why NOT set a scsi disk drive (my example: Fujitsu m1606sau) as SCSI-2 Synchronous ? Why is the default Asynch?
(scsi controller is adaptec 2940)
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yoram,
I found this very enlightening, and I think an answer to your question.
See: http://www.pcwebopaedia.com/synchronous.htm
and: http://www.pcwebopaedia.com/asynchronous.htm
and for common knowledge:
http://www.pcwebopaedia.com/universal_asynchronous_receiver_transmitter.htm
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