|Media: Magnetic Media|
|Document Number: X98MM|
©January 1998, The Open Group All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior permission of the copyright owners.
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This Product Standard provides functionality equivalent to the XPG3 Source Code Transfer Product Standard but with changed or updated media definitions. It represents the ability to read and write magnetic media of specific physical size/shapes and recording format.
Products conforming to this Product Standard shall be available in a configuration that is able to read and write one or more of the following magnetic media:
The supported media must be accessible by use of the
The following formats are not common on conforming systems and their presence should not be relied upon:
1600 bpi and 6250 bpi tapes are carried forward from the equivalent XPG3 Product Standard, but 5.25" disks and 3.5" 720k are no longer required.
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