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by obo
Tue Apr 26, 2016 9:08 pm
Forum: Dumping
Topic: Step rate query
Replies: 1
Views: 665

Step rate query

Does the KryoFlux support variable head step rates, or does it use a fixed rate that should be slow enough for any drive type? I occasionally run into drives (some older 3" models) that require particularly slow step rates to avoid missing steps on longer seeks, and wasn't sure if it was an issue I ...
by obo
Fri Nov 20, 2015 12:49 am
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: kryoflux as a FDC replacement for recent motherboard
Replies: 23
Views: 6406

Re: kryoflux as a FDC replacement for recent motherboard

If there is any real world interest in this, it should be possible to release e.g. a hardware access library.
Yes please!
by obo
Sat May 25, 2013 2:51 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Formats supported and protections
Replies: 12
Views: 2994

Re: Formats supported and protections

I've been working on adding stream support to SAMdisk, which should give half what you're after. It can read stream dumps of CPC/+3 dumps (most MFM/FM really), and can output to EDSK with all the usual protection tricks intact (weak sectors, gaps, etc.). It should do at least as well as the traditio...
by obo
Wed May 22, 2013 11:50 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Single-sided profile in GUI
Replies: 2
Views: 697

Re: Single-sided profile in GUI

I was surprised by the presence of -i2, as the profile only referenced the stream (preservation) format. Is there some legacy behaviour in there? Hopefully an easy fix in the GUI anyway :)
by obo
Tue May 21, 2013 10:42 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Single-sided profile in GUI
Replies: 2
Views: 697

Single-sided profile in GUI

I'm using the GUI from the current v2.20 download package. I created a copy of the first stream (preservation) entry in the settings, then changed the track limit to 42 and head range to "Side 0". Back on the main screen I selected the new profile entry, typed a name and hit Start. However, the read...