source drive

source drive

The disk, tape or flash drive from which data are obtained. Contrast with target drive.
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The Actros highly sophisticated sing source drive train is not only powerful but incredibly relabel as well.
Both the Actros and Arocs impress with their highly sophisticated, powerful and reliable single source drive train.
Both Actros and Arocs impress with their highly sophisticated and reliable single source drive train.
Both the WriteProtect-BAY and WriteProtect-DESKTOP include 2 SAS/SATA, 1 USB3.0, and 1 FireWire source drive ports.
It provides up to 30V test voltage at up to 1A test current from true voltage and current source drive amplifiers.
Yet, this driver topology indicates the rising front duration (56 ns mean) which can be achieved with almost ideal current source drive.
The IT unit's Copy Formats include the IQ Copy (allows users to copy only allocated files, greatly reducing the time required to copy data) and Percent Copy (allows users to copy the Source drive's allocated and unallocated data creating a mirror image of the Source Drive).
Using a slow source drive or attempting to perform multiple tasks while recording a CD can lead to buffer underrun errors that render the disc unusable.
The overhead associated with getting hundreds of files scattered round the source drive may slow down the direct CD recording process and may result in buffer underrun that destroys the disc.
The installation program is a very simple batch file and could easily be modified with a public domain user input program that would solicit from the user the designation for the source drive.
An ideal solution for when the target drive is too small for all of the source drive's data.
Here, each write to a disk block needs to be written to the target drive and acknowledged, written to the source drive, then committed to both before any subsequent read or write I/O can be processed by the disk subsystem.