There are utilities out there that allow some DDS drives to transfer
dattract for mac - http://pdicamillo.org/~peter/datxtract/
vdat is for pc - http://homepages.compuserve.de/eungemach/main.html
They extract audio as file information, so the SPDIF/audio monitoring
question would be moot.
> My now dated experience recalls that audio DATs don't play in DATA
> drives. But that is over ten year old information...
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