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by keropi
Mon Feb 03, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to stop DTC trying to write at track82 when using a 40track drive and image?
Replies: 9
Views: 488

Re: How to stop DTC trying to write at track82 when using a 40track drive and image?

there is no copy protection for sure , these are IBM PC 360kb disks... for example Monkey Island with the GUI I see reading stops at track39 but there are stream files created for tracks 40 and 41 (the max the drive supports) . What happens if something uses those extra tracks, should I just eject t...
by keropi
Sun Feb 02, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to stop DTC trying to write at track82 when using a 40track drive and image?
Replies: 9
Views: 488

Re: How to stop DTC trying to write at track82 when using a 40track drive and image?

so no real solution here? either delete last track and hope it's not in use or have seek grinding sounds?
by keropi
Sun Feb 02, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to stop DTC trying to write at track82 when using a 40track drive and image?
Replies: 9
Views: 488

Re: How to stop DTC trying to write at track82 when using a 40track drive and image?

I see
I hope there is some workaround on this - my disks atm have no protection (Monkey Island 16colors version or Spellcasting 101) but it would be nice to be able to write replacement disks with no tricks...
by keropi
Sat Feb 01, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to stop DTC trying to write at track82 when using a 40track drive and image?
Replies: 9
Views: 488

Re: How to stop DTC trying to write at track82 when using a 40track drive and image?

yes it happens even with limit at 40 http://i.imgur.com/d3oawzi.png I have read that thread but what should I take from it? I have no problems for this "duplicator info" to exist in the unused track 40/41 or something like that but this tries to write at track82 still ... IF I delete the track41 raw...
by keropi
Sat Feb 01, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to stop DTC trying to write at track82 when using a 40track drive and image?
Replies: 9
Views: 488

How to stop DTC trying to write at track82 when using a 40track drive and image?

Hello! How can I stop DTC trying to write at track82 when using a 40track drive and image? After it reaches and writes track41 it then attempts to write to track82 so it produces a horrible sound. http://i.imgur.com/HhUMOeR.png the command I am using is this: dtc -w -fd:\kryoflux\disk1_img00.0.raw -...
by keropi
Fri Jan 31, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: Dumping
Topic: IBM PC 360kb disks: what is best 40track or 80track drive?
Replies: 3
Views: 247

Re: IBM PC 360kb disks: what is best 40track or 80track drive?

is there a way to write back a flux image to a 360kb disk with a 360kb drive?
I have an old Greek protected game and I want to see if a copy will work, it's a text-mode basketball manager
by keropi
Fri Jan 31, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: Dumping
Topic: IBM PC 360kb disks: what is best 40track or 80track drive?
Replies: 3
Views: 247

IBM PC 360kb disks: what is best 40track or 80track drive?

Hello!

I want to dump some IBM PC games that are on 360kb disks and I am wondering what is best to use for this: a real 360kb drive or a 1.2mb one?

thanks in advance for any info/help! 8-)