> in fact it's not for transfering to an old computer but to an electronical
> machine that only accept from as input data (in Fat (Dos) format).
> of course these machine are not in office but in plants.
> of course the guy can walk 200 meters to go to the office write a floppy
> with a PC and go back to the machine (for each product).
> the goal here is that the guy hold a palm with all the product in a
> compressed file inside it and write the datas to a floppy directly via USB
> near the machine whitout losing time.
If you need a portable device to do this and there is budget for it, a Sony
Vaio U-series with a USB diskette drive would do the trick.
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