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by hpa
Fri Aug 05, 2011 12:32 am
Forum: Support
Topic: 360k dos disks
Replies: 53
Views: 11142

Re: 360k dos disks

What "DOS" are we talking about here if it is not MS/PC-DOS?
by hpa
Thu Aug 04, 2011 1:14 am
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Does the Kryoflux support Abc80/800 disks?.
Replies: 23
Views: 7616

Re: Does the Kryoflux support Abc80/800 disks?.

This is how much I managed to dig up on the 8" format:

77 tracks, 2 sides, 26 sectors/track, 256 bytes/sector; 500 kbps. The physical mechanisms supposedly were BASF 6104 or BASF 6115.
by hpa
Wed Aug 03, 2011 11:23 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Does the Kryoflux support Abc80/800 disks?.
Replies: 23
Views: 7616

Re: Does the Kryoflux support Abc80/800 disks?.

Don't have a Kryoflux, but: ABC80/800 floppy disks come in a few formats; the "standard" ones are SSSD (80K), SSDD (160K), and DSQD (640K), with some third party drives being DSDD (320K). The basic formatting parameters are: Format Encoding Sector size Sectors/track Tracks SSSD FM(?) 256 bytes 8 40 ...