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4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive
Installation and Using Guide
SA23-1246-00

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  • Page 1 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive Installation and Using Guide SA23-1246-00...
  • Page 2 Note Before you install this product and use this information, be sure to read the product warranties and notices information included with the system unit in which you are installing the product. First Edition (April 2001) Before using this information and the product it supports, read the information in “Safety Information” on page v an “Appendix B.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Safety Information. Laser Safety Information . Laser Compliance . Handling the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive . . vii Electrostatic Discharge Protection. . vii About This Book . . ix ISO 9000 . . ix Related Publications . . ix Trademarks and Acknowledgments .
  • Page 4 Appendix A. Communications Statements . . 21 Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Statement . . 21 European Union (EU) Statement . . 22 International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Statement . . 22 United Kingdom Telecommunications Safety Requirements . . 22 Avis de conformité aux normes du ministère des Communications du Canada . .
  • Page 5: Safety Information

    Safety Information DANGER An electrical outlet that is not correctly wired could place hazardous voltage on metal parts of the system or the devices that attach to the system. It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that the outlet is correctly wired and grounded to prevent an electrical shock.
  • Page 6 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive Installation and Using Guide...
  • Page 7: Handling The 4.7Gb Scsi-2 Dvd-Ram Drive

    Handling the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive Attention: Static electricity can damage your equipment. Leave the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive in its bag until you are ready to install it in your system unit. Electrostatic Discharge Protection Take the following precautions whenever you handle the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive or other static-sensitive devices: v Use an anti-static wrist strap if you have one.
  • Page 8 viii 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive Installation and Using Guide...
  • Page 9: About This Book

    About This Book This book provides information about the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive, and how to plan your SCSI device layout, set the SCSI address (also called a SCSI ID), as well as install and use the DVD-RAM drive. Use this book along with your specific system unit and operating system documentation.
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  • Page 11: Chapter 1. Overview

    Chapter 1. Overview This chapter describes the features of the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive. The DVD-RAM is a half-high, 5.25-inch, 8-bit, single-ended, tray-loading drive. Its distinctive features include the following: v SCSI-2 interface supports both synchronous and asynchronous data transfer v DVD-RAM high-speed data transfer rate of 3600KB per second (24X) max at outer diameter due to constant RPM spin rate v DVD-RAM high-speed data transfer rate of 2705KB per second (2X DVD)
  • Page 12: Rear View Of Dvd-Ram Drive

    Rear View of DVD-RAM Drive Audio Line Out Connector Jumper Block and Pins 50-pin SCSI Interface Connector Power Connector 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive Installation and Using Guide...
  • Page 13: Chapter 2. Preparing To Install The 4.7Gb Scsi-2 Dvd-Ram Drive

    Chapter 2. Preparing to Install the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive This chapter covers all the things you need to do before you install your 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive. Preparing to install the drive involves the following tasks: v Verifying your hardware requirements v Verifying your software requirements v Making sure your package is complete v Gathering tools and documentation...
  • Page 14: Gathering Tools And Documentation

    Gathering Tools and Documentation To install the drive, you need the following items: v A flat-blade screwdriver v Your system unit documentation, including any service documentation v Your operating system documentation Planning Your SCSI Device Layout SCSI devices include such hardware as disk drives, tape drives, CD-ROM drives, DVD-RAM drives, scanners, and printers.
  • Page 15: Setting The Scsi Address

    Table 1. Data Access Priorities for SCSI Addresses (continued) Priority SCSI Address SCSI Device Name Lowest Priority To find an available SCSI address on an AIX system, do the following: 1. At a system prompt, type: lsdev -Cs scsi Press Enter. Information similar to the following displays: hdisk1 Available 00-01-00-1,0 1.0 GB SCSI Disk Drive This information is interpreted as follows: Column 1: device name (hdisk1)
  • Page 16 Attention: Be sure to read “Handling the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive” on page vii before you begin. 1. Remove the drive from its bag. 2. Place the drive on top of the bag on a flat surface. 3. Refer to the figure on page 7. Locate pin positions 2, 3, and 4 on the drive. They are the first three positions on the left side of the jumper block as you view the drive from the back.
  • Page 17: Rear View And Jumper Pin Positions On The 4.7Gb Scsi-2 Dvd-Ram Drive

    Rear View and Jumper Pin Positions on the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive The following figure shows the jumpers as they are set at the factory. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Audio Line Out Connector Jumper Block and Jumper Pins 50-pin SCSI Interface Connector Power Connector Chapter 2.
  • Page 18 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive Installation and Using Guide...
  • Page 19: Chapter 3. Installing The 4.7Gb Scsi-2 Dvd-Ram Drive

    Chapter 3. Installing the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive This chapter takes you through the steps of installing your 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive, which involves the following tasks: Note: Make sure you have set the SCSI address. For more information, see “Setting the SCSI Address”...
  • Page 20: Configuring The 4.7Gb Scsi-2 Dvd-Ram Drive

    Save this book and store any extra parts in a safe place in case you ever change your configuration. Configuring the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive To configure the DVD-RAM drive after installation, reboot your system unit. Device drivers are provided in AIX and other operating systems that support the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive.
  • Page 21: Chapter 4. Installing Device Drivers

    Chapter 4. Installing Device Drivers Device driver software is provided in AIX and other operating systems that support this DVD-RAM drive. However, if you need to install device drivers, follow the installation procedures provided in your operating system documentation. This chapter provides instructions for installing device drivers on an AIX system.
  • Page 22 15. To shut down and restart your system, type: shutdown -Fr Press Enter. If you want to verify the installation, follow the steps provided in “Verifying the Installation” on page 10. 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive Installation and Using Guide...
  • Page 23: Chapter 5. Using The 4.7Gb Scsi-2 Dvd-Ram Drive

    Chapter 5. Using the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive This chapter provides instructions for handling the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive, as well as CD-ROM discs and DVD-RAM cartridges. Using the 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive involves the following tasks: v Understanding the status lights v Handling compact discs v Loading a compact disc horizontally v Loading a compact disc vertically...
  • Page 24: Maintaining The Dvd-Ram Drive

    Maintaining the DVD-RAM Drive When this device is used for an extended period of time, it is possible that dust, etc., will accumulate on the lens portion of the optic head and on the surface of the media, making normal operation impossible. Although the proper frequency for cleanings depend on the environment and the conditions under which the device is used, the device should be cleaned once every one to four months, using a cleaning kit (sold separately –...
  • Page 25: Handling Dvd-Ram Cartridges

    v To remove dust or fingerprints, wipe the compact disc from the center to the outside of the compact disc, as shown. Attention: Wiping the compact disc in a circular direction can cause loss of data. v Do not write on the surface. v Do not store or place the compact disc in direct sunlight.
  • Page 26: Loading A Compact Disc Horizontally

    Loading a Compact Disc Horizontally To load a compact disc into a horizontally mounted drive, do the following: 1. Press the Load/Unload button to open the tray. The tray slides out of the drive. 2. Fold away the stopper (D) at the back of the tray. 3.
  • Page 27: Loading A Compact Disc Vertically

    Loading a Compact Disc Vertically Note: The DVD-RAM drive must be in the horizontal position if you are using an 8cm disc. To load a compact disc into a vertically mounted drive, do the following: 1. Press the Load/Unload Button to open the tray. 2.
  • Page 28: Loading A Dvd-Ram Cartridge Horizontally

    Loading a DVD-RAM Cartridge Horizontally To load a DVD-RAM cartridge into a horizontally mounted drive, do the following: 1. Press the Load/Unload button to open the tray. The tray slides out of the drive. 2. Insert the DVD-RAM cartridge so that the label side of the shutter is facing up. 3.
  • Page 29: Loading A Dvd-Ram Cartridge Vertically

    Loading a DVD-RAM Cartridge Vertically Note: The DVD-RAM drive must be in the horizontal position if you are using an 8cm disc. To load a DVD-RAM cartridge into a vertically mounted drive, do the following: 1. Press the Load/Unload button to open the tray. The tray slides out of the drive. 2.
  • Page 30: Playing An Audio Cd

    Playing an Audio CD To play an audio CD, you must either have headphones connected to the headphone jack located on the front of the drive or an audio card connected to the line out connector located on the back of the drive. You must also have an audio software application installed.
  • Page 31: Appendix A. Communications Statements

    Appendix A. Communications Statements The following statement applies to this product. The statement for other products intended for use with this product appears in their accompanying documentation. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Statement Note: The 4.7GB SCSI-2 DVD-RAM Drive has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
  • Page 32: European Union (Eu) Statement

    Tested to Comply With FCC Standards FOR HOME OR OFFICE USE European Union (EU) Statement This product is in conformity with the protection requirements of EU Council Directive 89/336/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to electromagnetic compatibility.
  • Page 33: Vcci Statement

    VCCI Statement The following is a summary of the VCCI Japanese statement in the box above. This product is a Class B Information Technology Equipment and conforms to the standards set by the Voluntary Control Council for Interference by Information Technology Equipment (VCCI).
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  • Page 35: Appendix B. Notices

    Appendix B. Notices This information was developed for products and services offered in the U.S.A. The manufacturer may not offer the products, services, or features discussed in this document in other countries. Consult the manufacturer’s representative for information on the products and services currently available in your area. Any reference to the manufacturer’s product, program, or service is not intended to state or imply that only that product, program, or service may be used.
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