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by cb88
Wed Jan 09, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Dumping
Topic: Two Questions
Replies: 5
Views: 217

Re: Two Questions

I believe much of the software was just filesystem-less "tar" files dumped on to the raw disk device. cpio not tar... pretty much every unix system has cpio available also though. cpio is standarized these days but there was some variation in old versions of it... so tar became more popular as the ...
by cb88
Sun Jul 17, 2016 9:56 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Reading / Writing AT&T Unix PC Floppies
Replies: 3
Views: 931

Re: Reading / Writing AT&T Unix PC Floppies

Well I was able to get hxcfloppyemulator built on gentoo... with some tips from here and there as well as editing the makefiles to match the folders I had downloaded the various sources files to http://torlus.com/floppy/forum/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=1120 Also, in the build of FLTK I did I just disabled ...
by cb88
Fri Jul 15, 2016 9:55 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Reading / Writing AT&T Unix PC Floppies
Replies: 3
Views: 931

Reading / Writing AT&T Unix PC Floppies

I have a bunch of floppy images I would like to write back to be able to use/experiment with on my Unix PC. The images I have were created with dd I believe so don't contain any metadata as far as I know. The disks are 400k 10 or 360k 8 sector 48TPI depending on the disk in question. So how would I ...