usb universal drive adaptor

Chris Jones christopher.rob.jones at
Mon Feb 1 20:04:27 UTC 2010


> Just wondering has anyone used a usb universal drive adaptor to retrieve 
> infor from an old hard drive with ubuntu? Mac and windows are listed but 
> nothing on Linux in the specs. If it works it looks like a handy tool to 
> have around so you don't have to mess with opening up a good computer to 
> read the drive from a failed computer.

If you are referring to what I think you are, which are the USB cases which you can insert an 'internal' drive into, effectively turning it into an external USB drive, then yes, they work as well as any other external drive... As thats all they are ;)


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