My experience with UniPod shows the IDE is slower with DMA on and the ethernet only gets about half the rate quoted above as it keeps stalling. Clearly YMMV. STD are aware of the issues, however. Here's hoping for the new firmware soon! Even ignoring the ethernet, the USB and IDE on one podule provide a good space saving and nice new features. If STD ever release the developer docs for the addon features and parallel port we may also see it really become _the_ podule to have (after ViewFinder )
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