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Re: USB Drives with Etrax 100LX?

On Wed, 2002-02-06 at 18:51, Don Stocks wrote:
> Has anybody tried to use one of these new USB drives with the Etrax 100LX in
> place of Flash?  I don't know how feasible it would be to get this
> working... but it seems to me that if you could embed a 16MB or 32MB USB
> drive like is being used in these "key ring" personal storage devices within
> an Etrax based device it would be a very attractive alternative to flash
> memory or IDE / SCSI hard disks for people that need a bit more space than
> 2-4MB but don't need the huge volumes that a hard disk provides.  Not to
> mention the power savings and compactness of the configuration.
> Thoughts?

Wouldn't it be cheaper to just use 16 or 32MB of ordinary flash memory?